NevadaState Snapshot for Black

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
Home health care patients whose management of oral medications improved African American NonHispanic 2013 55.8 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data African American NonHispanic 2013 26.7 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit without hospitalization African American NonHispanic 2013 2.70 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit and then hospitalized African American NonHispanic 2013 16.9 Better than Average
Home health care patients who received urgent, unplanned medical care African American NonHispanic 2013 19.6 Better than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Confusion Frequency African American NonHispanic 2013 48.1 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
Rating of health care 0-6 on a scale from 0 to 10 (best grade) by adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, Medicare managed care Black Only 2014 13.7 Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults African American NonHispanic 2013 23.6 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection African American NonHispanic 2013 5.20 Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication African American NonHispanic 2013 2.20 Average
High-risk, long-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer African American NonHispanic 2013 9.42 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance African American NonHispanic 2013 11.3 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions African American NonHispanic 2013 155.3 Average
Low-risk, short-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer African American NonHispanic 2013 1.60 Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for acute conditions per 100,000 population, age 6-17 African American NonHispanic 2013 42.0 Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults African American NonHispanic 2013 290.7 Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data African American NonHispanic 2013 36.7 Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over African American NonHispanic 2013 17.1 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) African American NonHispanic 2013 44.0 Average
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital African American NonHispanic 2013 28.9 Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for acute conditions per 100,000 population, age 18 and over African American NonHispanic 2013 701.9 Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over African American NonHispanic 2013 732.4 Average
Home health patients who had timely initiation of care African American NonHispanic 2013 90.8 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over African American NonHispanic 2013 21.1 Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population African American NonHispanic 2013 700.4 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia African American NonHispanic 2013 23.3 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose depression or anxiety increased African American NonHispanic 2013 3.70 Average
Home health patients who had diabetic foot care and patient education - short stay African American NonHispanic 2013 96.0 Average
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care African American NonHispanic 2013 67.5 Average
Home health care patients whose shortness of breath decreased African American NonHispanic 2013 63.0 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with too much weight loss African American NonHispanic 2013 8.70 Average
Home health care patients whose urinary incontinence decreased African American NonHispanic 2013 49.5 Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Toileting African American NonHispanic 2013 66.1 Average
Home health care patients whose bathing improved African American NonHispanic 2013 64.9 Average
Home health care patients whose ability to get in and out of bed improved African American NonHispanic 2013 55.4 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased African American NonHispanic 2013 18.4 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination African American NonHispanic 2013 89.2 Average
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination African American NonHispanic 2013 80.8 Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given African American NonHispanic 2013 80.2 Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given African American NonHispanic 2013 87.4 Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Influenza Vaccination During Flu Season African American NonHispanic 2013 65.4 Average
People who needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost in the past 12 months African American NonHispanic 2010 21.5 Average
Adults who received a blood cholesterol measurement in the last 5 years African American NonHispanic 2009 82.0 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Long-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication African American NonHispanic 2013 19.5 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in the bladder African American NonHispanic 2013 8.10 Worse than Average
Home health patients who had drug education on all medications - short stay African American NonHispanic 2013 94.4 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose surgical wound was improved African American NonHispanic 2013 82.6 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 African American NonHispanic 2013 304.2 Worse than Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for chronic conditions per 100,000 population, age 6-17 African American NonHispanic 2013 303.8 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 African American NonHispanic 2013 60.6 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults African American NonHispanic 2013 230.0 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 African American NonHispanic 2013 65.0 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over African American NonHispanic 2013 337.7 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over African American NonHispanic 2013 231.0 Worse than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Upper Body Dressing African American NonHispanic 2013 65.3 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with loss of control of bowels or bladder African American NonHispanic 2013 53.4 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to walk or move around improved African American NonHispanic 2013 55.5 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain African American NonHispanic 2013 25.4 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain African American NonHispanic 2013 12.3 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose pain when moving around decreased African American NonHispanic 2013 65.1 Worse than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccination African American NonHispanic 2013 64.8 Worse than Average
Women who completed a pregnancy in the last 12 months who received early and adequate prenatal care African American NonHispanic 2012 58.6 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room decreased African American NonHispanic 2010 21.3 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with most of their time spent in bed or in a chair African American NonHispanic 2010 12.3 Worse than Average