NevadaState Snapshot for Older Adults

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
Emergency department visits involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population Age 65 and over 2015 134.9 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population, adults age 65 and over Total 2015 94.1 Better than Average 2011 17.7 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 inpatient stays involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population Age 65 and over 2015 309.4 Average 2005 149.5 Average
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination Total 2010 67.4 Average 2001 68.5 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
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months Total 2010 59.3 Worse than Average 2001 65.1 Average