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 lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data High 2014 5.20 Better than Average 2011 9.42 Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population age 65 and over High 2014 74.7 Better than Average 2011 19.6 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
Hospital admissions with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults High 2014 0.52 Average 2011 0.38 Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over High 2014 5.88 Average 2011 5.10 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data High 2014 5.81 Average 2011 5.24 Better than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over High 2014 19.4 Average 2011 10.9 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 High 2014 7.60 Average 2011 13.4 Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults High 2014 18.9 Average 2011 17.2 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia High 2014 20.2 Average 2011 24.3 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance High 2014 23.7 Average 2011 32.4 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 High 2014 31.6 Average 2011 39.1 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) High 2014 49.6 Average 2011 41.5 Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over High 2014 32.5 Average 2011 53.8 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 High 2014 67.3 Average 2011 67.2 Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults High 2014 51.6 Average 2011 68.9 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries High 2014 121.2 Average 2011 173.6 Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population High 2014 207.8 Average 2011 231.4 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over High 2014 253.5 Average 2011 303.0 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults High 2014 62.0 Worse than Average 2011 51.8 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions High 2014 160.5 Worse than Average 2011 162.8 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over High 2014 236.4 Worse than Average 2011 244.2 Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received at least two hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over