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
Long-stay nursing home patients who had fall with major Injury White Only 2013 2.90 Better than Average
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births White NonHispanic 2013 0.97 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose management of oral medications improved White Only 2013 56.8 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over White NonHispanic 2013 8.56 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit without hospitalization White Only 2013 3.20 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit and then hospitalized White Only 2013 16.2 Better than Average
Home health care patients who received urgent, unplanned medical care White Only 2013 19.4 Better than Average
Home health patients who had timely initiation of care White Only 2013 91.4 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population White NonHispanic 2013 240.5 Better than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose depression or anxiety increased White Only 2013 4.70 Better than Average
Home health patients who had diabetic foot care and patient education - short stay White Only 2013 93.2 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose urinary incontinence decreased White Only 2013 49.2 Better than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Confusion Frequency White NonHispanic 2013 48.7 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose bathing improved White Only 2013 69.2 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population age 65 and over White NonHispanic 2013 45.8 Better than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccination White Only 2013 70.0 Better than Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Influenza Vaccination During Flu Season White Only 2013 67.7 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
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 NonHispanic 2014 4.59 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 NonHispanic 2014 4.49 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 NonHispanic 2014 6.75 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 NonHispanic 2014 9.77 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 NonHispanic 2014 41.6 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 managed care White NonHispanic 2014 36.9 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 NonHispanic 2014 7.50 Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults White NonHispanic 2013 16.3 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection White Only 2013 6.90 Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication White Only 2013 2.30 Average
High-risk, long-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer White Only 2013 7.35 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with physical restraints White Only 2013 1.30 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance White NonHispanic 2013 22.2 Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries White NonHispanic 2013 112.2 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with expected low-mortality White NonHispanic 2013 0.37 Average
Home health care patients whose surgical wound was improved White Only 2013 89.4 Average
Low-risk, short-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer White Only 2013 1.37 Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data White NonHispanic 2013 10.8 Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for acute conditions per 100,000 population, age 6-17 White NonHispanic 2013 39.6 Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults White NonHispanic 2013 84.9 Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data White NonHispanic 2013 8.66 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) White NonHispanic 2013 49.5 Average
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital White Only 2013 24.1 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over White NonHispanic 2013 24.6 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure White NonHispanic 2013 18.4 Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia White NonHispanic 2013 23.4 Average
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care White Only 2013 71.2 Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Upper Body Dressing White Only 2013 72.3 Average
Home health care patients whose shortness of breath decreased White Only 2013 66.8 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with too much weight loss White Only 2013 8.60 Average
Home Health Patients Who Had Improvement in Toileting White Only 2013 70.1 Average
Home health care patients whose ability to get in and out of bed improved White Only 2013 58.5 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased White Only 2013 19.0 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received at least two hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year White NonHispanic 2010 63.3 Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year White NonHispanic 2010 75.0 Average
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination White NonHispanic 2010 69.4 Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination White NonHispanic 2010 33.8 Average
Adults who received a blood cholesterol measurement in the last 5 years White Only 2009 73.5 Average
Measures Worse Than 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 appointments for routine care as soon as wanted, Medicare managed care White NonHispanic 2014 16.8 Worse than 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 NonHispanic 2014 7.85 Worse than 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 NonHispanic 2014 6.81 Worse than 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 NonHispanic 2014 4.66 Worse than 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 NonHispanic 2014 5.21 Worse than 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 Only 2014 15.4 Worse than 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 NonHispanic 2014 13.9 Worse than Average
Adults who had an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got appointments for routine care as soon as wanted, Medicare fee-for-service White NonHispanic 2014 13.0 Worse than Average
Rating of health care 0-6 on a scale from 0 to 10 (best grade) by adults who had a doctor´s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, Medicare managed care White NonHispanic 2014 14.9 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 managed care White NonHispanic 2014 7.32 Worse than Average
Rating of health care 0-6 on a scale from 0 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 NonHispanic 2014 15.4 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication White Only 2013 19.0 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in the bladder White Only 2013 7.00 Worse than Average
Home health patients who had drug education on all medications - short stay White Only 2013 93.0 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults White NonHispanic 2013 0.55 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions White NonHispanic 2013 149.3 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 White NonHispanic 2013 98.4 Worse than Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for chronic conditions per 100,000 population, age 6-17 White NonHispanic 2013 121.7 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 White NonHispanic 2013 18.1 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults White NonHispanic 2013 106.4 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 White NonHispanic 2013 54.5 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over White NonHispanic 2013 291.9 Worse than Average
Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for acute conditions per 100,000 population, age 18 and over White NonHispanic 2013 567.3 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over White NonHispanic 2013 455.1 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over White NonHispanic 2013 41.7 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over White NonHispanic 2013 19.6 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with loss of control of bowels or bladder White Only 2013 48.7 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to walk or move around improved White Only 2013 58.6 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain White Only 2013 22.4 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain White Only 2013 13.8 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose pain when moving around decreased White Only 2013 64.7 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination White Only 2013 89.5 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination White Only 2013 84.9 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given White Only 2013 83.7 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given White Only 2013 87.3 Worse than Average
Women who completed a pregnancy in the last 12 months who received early and adequate prenatal care White NonHispanic 2012 76.6 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 NonHispanic 2010 55.8 Worse than Average
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu vaccination in the calendar year White NonHispanic 2010 40.3 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room decreased White NonHispanic 2010 20.1 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with most of their time spent in bed or in a chair White NonHispanic 2010 8.95 Worse than Average
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months White Only 2010 62.4 Worse than Average
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years White NonHispanic 2010 72.7 Worse than Average
Women ages 21-65 who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years White NonHispanic 2010 79.6 Worse than Average
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months White NonHispanic 2010 32.5 Worse than Average
People who needed to see a doctor but could not because of cost in the past 12 months White Only 2010 14.4 Worse than Average