NevadaState Snapshot for High Income

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 long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults High 2015 48.9 Better than Average 2011 68.9 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population, adults age 18 and over with diabetes High 2015 8.00 Better than Average 2011 9.42 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults High 2015 60.6 Better than Average 2011 51.8 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, adults ages 18-39 High 2015 12.3 Better than Average 2011 13.4 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over High 2015 34.2 Better than Average 2011 53.8 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for angina per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over High 2015 6.73 Better than Average 2011 5.10 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population, adults age 40 and over High 2015 206.2 Better than Average 2011 303.0 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population High 2015 218.5 Better than Average 2011 231.4 Better than Average
Hospital inpatient stays involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population High 2015 121.0 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population, adults age 65 and over High 2015 127.6 Better than Average 2011 19.6 Better than Average
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years High 2014 91.5 Better than Average
People who needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost in the past 12 months High 2010 6.90 Better than Average 2009 6.70 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
Sepsis diagnoses per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults High 2015 20.8 Average 2011 17.2 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, adults ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions High 2015 108.9 Average 2011 162.8 Worse than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries High 2015 113.4 Average 2011 173.6 Worse than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance High 2015 18.3 Average 2011 32.4 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, children ages 6-17 High 2015 24.9 Average 2011 39.1 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, children ages 2-17 High 2015 78.4 Average 2011 67.2 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over High 2015 245.8 Average 2011 244.2 Better than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) High 2015 42.8 Average 2011 41.5 Average
Emergency department visits involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population High 2015 164.4 Average
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years High 2014 79.3 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received at least two hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year High 2010 70.3 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year High 2010 66.9 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year High 2010 80.7 Average
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months High 2010 69.4 Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months High 2010 38.4 Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination High 2010 34.0 Average
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination High 2010 73.2 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu vaccination in the calendar year High 2010 40.3 Worse than Average 2009 64.7 Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
Hospital admissions with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults High
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults High
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure High
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), adults age 40 and over High
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, adults age 40 and over High
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia High