NevadaState Snapshot for Private Insurance

In this comparison, the NHQR quality measures for Nevada for the most recent data year and the baseline year are compared to the average of all States.

Measures Better Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births 2014 1.31 Better than Average 2011 2.04 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries 2014 121.1 Better than Average 2011 143.6 Average
Measures That Are Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Hospital admissions with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults 2014 0.51 Average 2011 0.34 Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults 2014 15.1 Average 2011 14.4 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over 2014 16.9 Average 2011 21.6 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia 2014 22.3 Average 2011 28.0 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over 2014 25.4 Average 2011 31.3 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance 2014 26.8 Average 2011 33.9 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) 2014 51.3 Average 2011 59.3 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions 2014 147.7 Worse than Average 2011 144.0 Worse than Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure