NevadaState Snapshot for Public

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 Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Medicaid 2013 65.8 Better than Average
Measures That Are Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults Medicaid 2013 32.2 Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults Medicare 2013 17.7 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Medicaid 2013 10.8 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Medicaid 2013 181.3 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Medicare 2013 48.8 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over Medicare 2013 22.1 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure Medicare 2013 17.8 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Medicare 2013 22.9 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population 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 Medicare 2013 0.52 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Medicare 2013 142.9 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over Medicare 2013 19.9 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Medicaid 2013 46.8 Worse than Average