NevadaState Snapshot for White

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 Non-Hispanic, White 2015 0.38 Better than Average 2011 0.39 Better than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Non-Hispanic, White 2015 93.8 Better than Average 2011 136.4 Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2015 9.39 Better than Average 2011 7.30 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2015 94.7 Better than Average 2011 85.8 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, adults ages 18-39 Non-Hispanic, White 2015 17.8 Better than Average 2011 21.9 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population, adults age 18 and over with diabetes Non-Hispanic, White 2015 13.8 Better than Average 2011 10.7 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 41.9 Better than Average 2011 45.3 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population, adults age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 326.4 Better than Average 2011 496.0 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population Non-Hispanic, White 2015 262.0 Better than Average 2011 249.7 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population, adults age 65 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 99.2 Better than Average 2011 17.4 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
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 White 2016 17.1 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 fee-for-service White 2016 13.4 Average
Adults who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got care as soon as wanted, Medicare managed care White 2016 11.3 Average
Adults who needed to see a specialist in the last 12 months who sometimes or never found it easy to see a specialist, Medicare managed care White 2016 14.8 Average
Adults who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got care as soon as wanted, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 12.6 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 6.79 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months and needed care, tests, or treatment who sometimes or never found it easy to get the care, tests, or treatment, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 6.72 Average
Adults who needed to see a specialist in the last 12 months who sometimes or never found it easy to see a specialist, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 12.8 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months and needed care, tests, or treatment who sometimes or never found it easy to get the care, tests, or treatment, Medicare managed care White 2016 9.29 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them, Medicare managed care White 2016 5.73 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never explained things in a way they could understand, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 5.75 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never showed respect for what they had to say, Medicare managed care White 2016 3.82 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never explained things in a way they could understand, Medicare managed care White 2016 4.13 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never showed respect for what they had to say, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 5.25 Average
Rating of health care 0-6 on a scale from 0 (worst grade) to 10 (best grade) by adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, Medicare managed care White 2016 12.4 Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, Medicare managed care White 2016 4.59 Average
Adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got advice to quit smoking from provider, Medicare managed care White 2016 40.6 Average
Adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got advice to quit smoking from provider, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 48.0 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Non-Hispanic, White 2015 20.6 Average 2011 27.2 Worse than Average
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births Non-Hispanic, White 2015 1.23 Average 2011 2.20 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, children ages 2-17 Non-Hispanic, White 2015 85.2 Average 2011 78.1 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for angina per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 12.0 Average 2011 11.0 Better than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Non-Hispanic, White 2015 47.7 Average 2011 60.1 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure Non-Hispanic, White 2015 14.0 Average 2011 22.5 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Non-Hispanic, White 2015 15.4 Average 2011 28.1 Average
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years White 2014 80.3 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received at least two hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year White 2010 61.5 Average 2001 64.3 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year White 2010 73.5 Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination White 2010 34.6 Average
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination White 2010 69.3 Average
People who needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost in the past 12 months White 2010 14.4 Average 2009 15.3 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 sometimes or never had good communication about medications they received in the hospital White 2016 12.7 Worse than Average 2009 16.1 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who did not receive good communication about discharge information White 2016 12.2 Worse than Average 2009 18.1 Worse than Average
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 White 2016 8.90 Worse than Average 2014 8.51 Worse than Average
Rating of health care 0-6 on a scale from 0 (worst grade) to 10 (best grade) by adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 16.5 Worse than Average
Adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, Medicare fee-for-service White 2016 9.25 Worse than Average
Sepsis diagnoses per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2015 20.5 Worse than Average 2011 16.0 Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, adults ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Non-Hispanic, White 2015 128.9 Worse than Average 2011 169.0 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2015 113.5 Worse than Average 2011 87.3 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, children ages 6-17 Non-Hispanic, White 2015 53.7 Worse than Average 2011 48.3 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population, adults age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 277.8 Worse than Average 2011 305.1 Better than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, adults age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 32.6 Worse than Average 2011 33.5 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), adults age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2015 18.4 Worse than Average 2011 18.6 Average
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years White 2014 71.8 Worse than Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year White 2010 54.6 Worse than Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu vaccination in the calendar year White 2010 39.9 Worse than Average 2009 57.7 Average
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months White 2010 62.4 Worse than Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months White 2010 31.5 Worse than Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
Reclosure of postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence per 1,000 abdominopelvic-surgery admissions of length 2 or more days, adults Non-Hispanic, White
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair Non-Hispanic, White