NevadaState Snapshot for Hispanic

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 uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data Hispanic, all races 2014 9.63 Better than Average 2011 15.6 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 Hispanic, all races 2014 60.0 Better than Average 2011 67.2 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over Hispanic, all races 2014 140.5 Better than Average 2011 159.3 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population Hispanic, all races 2014 180.0 Better than Average 2011 187.9 Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over Hispanic, all races 2014 158.9 Better than Average 2011 193.0 Better than Average
Home health patients who had diabetic foot care and patient education - short stay Hispanic, all races 2013 96.1 Better than Average 2012 95.8 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit and then hospitalized Hispanic, all races 2013 12.6 Better than Average 2011 14.1 Average
Home health care patients who received urgent, unplanned medical care Hispanic, all races 2013 15.2 Better than Average 2010 17.0 Average
Home health care patients whose shortness of breath decreased Hispanic, all races 2013 62.5 Better than Average 2010 65.8 Better than Average
Home health patients who had pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination Hispanic, all races 2013 64.9 Better than Average 2012 60.5 Better than Average
Home health patients who had influenza vaccination during flu season Hispanic, all races 2013 63.4 Better than Average 2012 59.9 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose urinary incontinence decreased Hispanic, all races 2013 45.4 Better than Average 2010 53.9 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to get in and out of bed improved Hispanic, all races 2013 55.4 Better than Average 2010 52.8 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose management of oral medications improved Hispanic, all races 2013 51.5 Better than Average 2010 47.6 Better than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in confusion frequency Hispanic, all races 2013 45.9 Better than Average 2012 44.9 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
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication about medications they received in the hospital Hispanic, all races 2015 8.22 Average 2009 11.4 Average
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births Hispanic, all races 2014 1.31 Average 2011 1.35 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 Hispanic, all races 2014 8.30 Average 2011 13.7 Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data Hispanic, all races 2014 18.2 Average 2011 14.0 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 Hispanic, all races 2014 21.0 Average 2011 20.1 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Hispanic, all races 2014 15.6 Average 2011 20.9 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Hispanic, all races 2014 29.7 Average 2011 24.9 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over Hispanic, all races 2014 17.5 Average 2011 28.2 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Hispanic, all races 2014 49.5 Average 2011 49.0 Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over Hispanic, all races 2014 49.3 Average 2011 56.9 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Hispanic, all races 2014 58.4 Average 2011 74.7 Worse than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Hispanic, all races 2014 88.5 Average 2011 101.8 Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Hispanic, all races 2014 109.6 Average 2011 119.4 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Hispanic, all races 2014 150.4 Average 2011 150.6 Average
Home health patients who had drug education on all medications - short stay Hispanic, all races 2013 93.8 Average 2012 95.1 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with too much weight loss Hispanic, all races 2013 9.10 Average 2011 6.20 Average
High-risk, long-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer Hispanic, all races 2013 6.53 Average 2012 7.69 Average
Home health care patients whose surgical wound was improved Hispanic, all races 2013 85.8 Average 2011 89.3 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain Hispanic, all races 2013 7.10 Average 2011 10.9 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination Hispanic, all races 2013 88.4 Average 2011 87.0 Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given Hispanic, all races 2013 90.1 Average 2012 80.0 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased Hispanic, all races 2013 14.1 Average 2011 21.8 Average
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital Hispanic, all races 2013 22.3 Average 2010 24.5 Average
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination Hispanic, all races 2013 79.7 Average 2011 75.5 Average
Short-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain Hispanic, all races 2013 17.4 Average 2011 26.1 Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given Hispanic, all races 2013 78.7 Average 2012 73.7 Worse than Average
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care Hispanic, all races 2013 74.0 Average 2010 71.5 Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication Hispanic, all races 2013 20.0 Average 2012 31.7 Worse than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in toileting Hispanic, all races 2013 63.3 Average 2012 67.2 Better than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in upper body dressing Hispanic, all races 2013 68.3 Average 2012 65.0 Average
Home health care patients whose bathing improved Hispanic, all races 2013 66.5 Average 2010 63.5 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to walk or move around improved Hispanic, all races 2013 57.0 Average 2010 51.4 Better than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose depression or anxiety increased Hispanic, all races 2013 5.40 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 Hispanic, all races 2015 6.45 Worse than Average 2014 6.09 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who did not receive good communication about discharge information Hispanic, all races 2015 12.8 Worse than Average 2009 17.2 Average
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 managed care Hispanic, all races 2015 30.4 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in the bladder Hispanic, all races 2013 9.40 Worse than Average 2011 6.30 Average
Home health patients who had timely initiation of care Hispanic, all races 2013 87.7 Worse than Average 2012 87.7 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose pain when moving around decreased Hispanic, all races 2013 65.9 Worse than Average 2010 66.7 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with loss of control of bowels or bladder Hispanic, all races 2013 57.5 Worse than Average 2011 50.7 Worse than Average
Low-risk, short-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer Hispanic, all races 2013 2.27 Worse than Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
Short-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication
Long-stay nursing home patients who had fall with major injury
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over
Reclosure of postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence per 1,000 abdominopelvic-surgery admissions of length 2 or more days, adults
Long-stay nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years