NevadaState Snapshot for Care Coordination

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
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data 2013 12.6 Better than Average 2011 13.0 Better than Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for acute conditions per 100,000 population, age 6-17 2013 32.0 Better than Average 2011 27.2 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over 2013 8.99 Better than Average 2011 10.6 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit without hospitalization 2013 3.10 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit and then hospitalized 2013 15.8 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital 2013 24.2 Better than Average
Home health care patients who received urgent, unplanned medical care 2013 18.8 Better than Average
Home health patients who had timely initiation of care 2013 90.9 Better than Average
Measures That Are Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults 2013 103.2 Average 2011 100.7 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data 2013 12.0 Average 2011 11.3 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over 2013 424.3 Average 2011 461.0 Better than Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Adult hospital patients who strongly disagree or disagree that they understood how to manage their health after discharge 2014 6.70 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who strongly disagree or disagree that staff took their preferences and those of their family and caregiver into account when deciding what the patients discharge health care would be 2014 8.50 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who strongly disagree or disagree that they understood the purpose for taking each of their medications after discharge 2014 4.50 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who did not receive good communication about discharge information 2014 13.1 Worse than Average 2009 18.1 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers always seem informed and up-to-date about all the care or treatment you got at home, in the last 2 months of care 2014 59.4 Worse than Average 2012 56.7 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 2013 106.9 Worse than Average 2011 98.2 Better than Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for chronic conditions per 100,000 population, age 6-17 2013 120.1 Worse than Average 2011 108.9 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 2013 46.9 Worse than Average 2011 56.4 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults 2013 97.0 Worse than Average 2011 82.7 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 2013 41.1 Worse than Average 2011 38.3 Worse than Average
Hospital patients with heart failure discharged home with written instructions or educational material 2013 91.8 Worse than Average 2005 41.4 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over 2013 269.8 Worse than Average 2011 284.9 Better than Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for acute conditions per 100,000 population, age 18 and over 2013 530.6 Worse than Average 2011 557.5 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over 2013 57.5 Worse than Average 2011 65.9 Worse than Average