NevadaState Snapshot for Low 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 with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults Negative/poor 2015 0.35 Better than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Negative/poor 2015 81.0 Better than Average 2011 88.6 Better than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Negative/poor 2015 11.7 Better than Average 2011 19.7 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, adults ages 18-39 Negative/poor 2015 24.4 Better than Average 2011 28.9 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population, adults age 65 and over Negative/poor 2015 64.1 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
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births Negative/poor 2015 1.27 Average 2011 2.09 Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population, adults age 18 and over with diabetes Negative/poor 2015 23.1 Average 2011 26.7 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure Negative/poor 2015 11.2 Average 2011 20.9 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Negative/poor 2015 44.1 Average 2011 72.8 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), adults age 40 and over Negative/poor 2015 17.9 Average 2011 29.7 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Negative/poor 2015 17.7 Average 2011 27.0 Average
Hospital inpatient stays involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population Negative/poor 2015 276.4 Average
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years Negative/poor 2014 70.8 Average
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years Negative/poor 2014 70.8 Average
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination Negative/poor 2010 59.9 Average
Measures Worse Than 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 Negative/poor 2015 29.9 Worse than Average 2011 19.1 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, adults ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Negative/poor 2015 143.2 Worse than Average 2011 197.1 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, children ages 6-17 Negative/poor 2015 63.0 Worse than Average 2011 35.6 Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults Negative/poor 2015 17.0 Worse than Average 2011 23.4 Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Negative/poor 2015 171.2 Worse than Average 2011 188.5 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over Negative/poor 2015 94.5 Worse than Average 2011 115.3 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Negative/poor 2015 143.1 Worse than Average 2011 134.6 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, children ages 2-17 Negative/poor 2015 147.0 Worse than Average 2011 121.8 Average
Hospital admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over Negative/poor 2015 274.2 Worse than Average 2011 400.2 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for angina per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over Negative/poor 2015 24.2 Worse than Average 2011 22.0 Average
Hospital admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population, adults age 40 and over Negative/poor 2015 475.4 Worse than Average 2011 801.3 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population Negative/poor 2015 399.5 Worse than Average 2011 425.9 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, adults age 40 and over Negative/poor 2015 33.2 Worse than Average 2011 42.9 Worse than Average
Emergency department visits involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population Negative/poor 2015 298.3 Worse than Average
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months Negative/poor 2010 42.2 Worse than Average
People who needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost in the past 12 months Negative/poor 2010 37.3 Worse than Average 2009 45.1 Worse than Average