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
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 31.1 Better than Average 2011 33.4 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit and then hospitalized Black 2013 16.9 Better than Average 2011 18.3 Better than Average
Home health care patients who received urgent, unplanned medical care Black 2013 19.6 Better than Average 2010 20.4 Better than Average
Home health patients who had pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination Black 2013 64.8 Better than Average 2012 63.1 Better than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in confusion frequency Black 2013 48.1 Better than Average 2012 48.9 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose management of oral medications improved Black 2013 55.8 Better than Average 2010 48.7 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose depression or anxiety increased Black 2013 3.70 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
Adults who had an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got an appointments for routine care as soon as wanted, Medicare fee-for-service Black 2015 26.0 Average
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 2015 23.2 Average
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 fee-for-service Black 2015 22.2 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 9.60 Average 2011 19.8 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 21.0 Average 2011 21.3 Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 47.8 Average 2011 41.3 Better than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 55.1 Average 2011 47.6 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 58.4 Average 2011 65.5 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 56.4 Average 2011 67.6 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 89.3 Average 2011 139.0 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 124.7 Average 2011 176.4 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 327.9 Average 2011 313.9 Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 742.3 Average 2011 771.0 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 26.3 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with too much weight loss Black 2013 8.70 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination Black 2013 89.2 Average
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination Black 2013 80.9 Average
Low-risk, short-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer Black 2013 1.60 Average 2011 1.95 Average
Home health patients who had diabetic foot care and patient education - short stay Black 2013 96.0 Average 2012 96.6 Better than Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication Black 2013 2.20 Average 2012 4.00 Average
Home health patients who had drug education on all medications - short stay Black 2013 94.4 Average 2012 95.3 Better than Average
Home health patients who had timely initiation of care Black 2013 90.8 Average 2012 90.1 Average
High-risk, long-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer Black 2013 9.42 Average 2012 12.6 Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given Black 2013 87.4 Average 2012 83.0 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given Black 2013 80.3 Average 2012 79.3 Average
Home health patients who had improvement in toileting Black 2013 66.1 Average 2012 68.6 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital Black 2013 28.9 Average 2010 32.5 Average
Home health patients who had improvement in upper body dressing Black 2013 65.4 Average 2012 65.9 Average
Home health care patients whose shortness of breath decreased Black 2013 63.0 Average 2010 64.1 Average
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care Black 2013 67.5 Average 2010 63.7 Average
Home health care patients whose bathing improved Black 2013 65.0 Average 2010 62.5 Average
Home health patients who had influenza vaccination during flu season Black 2013 65.4 Average 2012 62.3 Average
Home health care patients whose urinary incontinence decreased Black 2013 49.5 Average 2010 56.6 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to get in and out of bed improved Black 2013 55.5 Average 2010 51.7 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection Black 2013 5.20 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased Black 2013 18.4 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
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 Black 2015 9.63 Worse than Average 2014 10.4 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication about medications they received in the hospital Black 2015 11.1 Worse than Average 2009 15.2 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who did not receive good communication about discharge information Black 2015 13.4 Worse than Average 2009 19.9 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 342.2 Worse than Average 2011 230.6 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 311.5 Worse than Average 2011 239.7 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 248.9 Worse than Average 2011 276.9 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 351.9 Worse than Average 2011 332.8 Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population Non-Hispanic, Black 2014 819.8 Worse than Average 2011 712.5 Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with loss of control of bowels or bladder Black 2013 53.4 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain Black 2013 25.4 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose surgical wound was improved Black 2013 82.4 Worse than Average 2011 88.7 Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication Black 2013 19.5 Worse than Average 2012 23.1 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose pain when moving around decreased Black 2013 65.1 Worse than Average 2010 67.1 Average
Home health care patients whose ability to walk or move around improved Black 2013 55.6 Worse than Average 2010 50.8 Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in the bladder Black 2013 8.10 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain Black 2013 12.3 Worse than Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over