NevadaState Snapshot for Person-Centered Care

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
Percent of adults who reported having any problems with the care they received from their home health provider, in the last 2 months of care 2014 90.6 Better than Average 2012 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
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers always kept them informed about when they would arrive at their home, in the last 2 months of care 2014 78.9 Average 2012 78.0 Worse than Average
Hospice patient caregivers who perceived patient was referred to hospice at the right time 2014 90.2 Average 2007 89.2 Average
Hospice patients who received care consistent with their stated end-of-life wishes 2014 94.5 Average 2006 90.9 Worse than Average
Hospice patients who received the right amount of help for feelings of anxiety or sadness 2014 88.8 Average 2009 91.1 Average
Family caregivers who did not want more information about what to expect while the patient was dying 2014 85.3 Average 2007 82.8 Worse than Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers always treated them with courtesy and respect, in the last 2 months of care 2014 92.5 Worse than Average 2012 91.9 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers always treated them as gently as possible, in the last 2 months of care 2014 88.5 Worse than Average 2012 88.0 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers always explained things in a way that was easy to understand, in the last 2 months of care 2014 80.6 Worse than Average 2012 81.0 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers always listen carefully to them, in the last 2 months of care 2014 81.3 Worse than Average 2012 81.4 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported being told what care and services they would get when they first started getting home health care 2014 86.7 Worse than Average 2012 86.4 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported getting the help or advice they needed when they contacted their home health provider , in the last 2 months of care 2014 25.0 Worse than Average 2012 25.9 Worse than Average
Percent of adults who reported that home health providers talk about pain in the last 2 months of care 2014 87.8 Worse than Average 2012 85.8 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication with doctors in the hospital 2014 8.00 Worse than Average 2009 9.10 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication with nurses in the hospital 2014 7.00 Worse than Average 2009 9.50 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication about medications they received in the hospital 2014 12.7 Worse than Average 2009 15.6 Worse than Average