NevadaState Snapshot for Healthy Living

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
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Confusion Frequency 2013 48.2 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose urinary incontinence decreased 2013 48.8 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose bathing improved 2013 68.5 Better than Average
Hospital patients who received influenza vaccination 2013 95.1 Better than Average 2012 89.2 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population age 65 and over 2013 45.1 Better than Average 2011 17.7 Better than Average
Hospital patients who received pneumococcal immunization 2013 95.1 Better than Average 2012 90.2 Better than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Influenza Vaccination During Flu Season 2013 67.1 Better than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccination 2013 68.8 Better than Average
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births,ª birth weight less than 1,500 grams 2005 191.5 Better than Average 2002 203.8 Average
Measures That Are Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care 2013 71.3 Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Upper Body Dressing 2013 71.0 Average
Home health care patients whose shortness of breath decreased 2013 65.8 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with too much weight loss 2013 8.60 Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Toileting 2013 68.6 Average
Home health care patients whose ability to get in and out of bed improved 2013 57.8 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of polio vaccine 2013 92.0 Average 2000 87.3 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 4 or more doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine 2013 81.1 Average 2000 79.1 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 1 or more doses of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine 2013 90.4 Average 2000 88.0 Average
Adolescent aged 13-15 years who received 3 or more doses of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine 2013 17.2 Average 2012 17.3 Average
Adolescents females ages 13-15 who received 1 or more doses of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) since the age of ten years 2013 89.5 Average 2008 44.9 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 1 or more doses of varicella vaccine 2013 88.6 Average 2000 61.4 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine 2013 88.8 Average 2000 84.6 Worse than Average
Adolescents females ages 13-15 who received 3 or more doses human papillomavirus vaccine 2013 24.7 Average 2009 12.4 Worse than Average
Adolescents females ages 16-17 who received 1 or more doses of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) since the age of ten years 2013 86.3 Average 2008 47.7 Better than Average
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination 2010 67.4 Average 2001 68.5 Better than Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination 2010 30.5 Average 2003 22.3 Average
Adults who received a blood cholesterol measurement in the last 5 years 2009 73.3 Average 2001 71.5 Average
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births,ª birth weights 1,500-2,499 grams 2005 13.0 Average 2002 16.3 Average
Infant mortality per 1,000 live births,ª birth weight 2,500 grams or more 2005 2.50 Average 2002 2.60 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with loss of control of bowels or bladder 2013 48.3 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to walk or move around improved 2013 58.2 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased 2013 18.9 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain 2013 21.6 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain 2013 12.8 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose pain when moving around decreased 2013 65.3 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination 2013 81.0 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination 2013 88.9 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given 2013 82.1 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given 2013 87.2 Worse than Average
Persons aged 13 to 15 years who received 1 or more doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine 2013 68.4 Worse than Average 2008 27.5 Worse than Average
Adolescent ages 16-17 years who received 3 or more doses of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine 2013 17.0 Worse than Average 2012 25.7 Average
Women who completed a pregnancy in the last 12 months who received early and adequate prenatal care 2012 67.7 Worse than Average 2010 64.1 Worse than Average
Adolescents females ages 16-17 who received 3 or more doses human papillomavirus vaccine 2011 27.0 Worse than Average 2009 29.3 Average
Persons aged 16 to 17 years who received 1 or more doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine 2011 62.0 Worse than Average 2008 33.6 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room decreased 2010 20.0 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with most of their time spent in bed or in a chair 2010 9.32 Worse than Average
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months 2010 59.3 Worse than Average 2001 65.1 Average
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years 2010 71.8 Worse than Average 2000 78.0 Average
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years 2010 79.7 Worse than Average 2000 82.2 Worse than Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months 2010 33.3 Worse than Average 2003 22.1 Worse than Average