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 for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data Negative/poor 2014 22.7 Better than Average 2011 26.7 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Negative/poor 2014 18.4 Better than Average 2011 27.0 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 Negative/poor 2014 143.5 Better than Average 2011 121.8 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over Negative/poor 2014 295.4 Better than Average 2011 400.2 Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population Negative/poor 2014 375.6 Better than Average 2011 425.9 Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over Negative/poor 2014 528.1 Better than Average 2011 801.3 Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population age 65 and over Negative/poor 2014 40.3 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over Negative/poor 2014 11.7 Better than Average 2011 22.0 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 for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data Negative/poor 2014 20.5 Average 2011 23.4 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 Negative/poor 2014 28.5 Average 2011 28.9 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 Negative/poor 2014 37.4 Average 2011 35.6 Better than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Negative/poor 2014 98.3 Average 2011 88.6 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over Negative/poor 2014 75.0 Average 2011 115.3 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Negative/poor 2014 174.8 Average 2011 188.5 Worse than Average
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births Negative/poor 2014 1.77 Average 2011 2.09 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Negative/poor 2014 15.2 Average 2011 19.7 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure Negative/poor 2014 16.8 Average 2011 20.9 Better than Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure Population Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over Negative/poor 2014 20.9 Worse than Average 2011 29.7 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over Negative/poor 2014 25.7 Worse than Average 2011 42.9 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Negative/poor 2014 54.6 Worse than Average 2011 72.8 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Negative/poor 2014 145.3 Worse than Average 2011 134.6 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Negative/poor 2014 168.4 Worse than Average 2011 197.1 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults Negative/poor 2014 0.57 Worse than Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults Negative/poor 2014 19.4 Worse than Average 2011 19.1 Worse than Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
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