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
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 2015 4.03 Better than 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 2015 33.9 Better than Average
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 selected live births Non-Hispanic, White 2014 1.46 Better than Average 2011 2.20 Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 8.34 Better than Average 2011 11.0 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population age 65 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 50.8 Better than Average 2011 17.4 Better than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 instrument-assisted deliveries Non-Hispanic, White 2014 106.7 Better than Average 2011 136.4 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population Non-Hispanic, White 2014 239.1 Better than Average 2011 249.7 Better than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose depression or anxiety increased White 2013 4.70 Better than Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had fall with major injury White 2013 2.90 Better than Average 2012 3.00 Better than Average
Home health care patients who had an emergency department visit and then hospitalized White 2013 16.2 Better than Average 2011 17.0 Better than Average
Home health care patients who received urgent, unplanned medical care White 2013 19.4 Better than Average 2010 19.2 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose urinary incontinence decreased White 2013 49.2 Better than Average 2010 57.5 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose management of oral medications improved White 2013 56.8 Better than Average 2010 51.8 Better than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in confusion frequency White 2013 48.6 Better than Average 2012 46.6 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 admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data Non-Hispanic, White 2014 9.50 Average 2011 7.30 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations per 1,000 population age 18 and over with diabetes, HCUP data Non-Hispanic, White 2014 12.4 Average 2011 10.7 Better than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with congestive heart failure Non-Hispanic, White 2014 19.0 Average 2011 22.5 Better than Average
Obstetric trauma per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance Non-Hispanic, White 2014 20.2 Average 2011 27.2 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with pneumonia Non-Hispanic, White 2014 20.7 Average 2011 28.1 Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 35.0 Average 2011 45.3 Worse than Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 279.6 Average 2011 305.1 Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 374.1 Average 2011 496.0 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with physical restraints White 2013 1.30 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection White 2013 6.90 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased White 2013 19.0 Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with too much weight loss White 2013 8.60 Average
Low-risk, short-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer White 2013 1.37 Average 2011 1.15 Better than Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication White 2013 2.30 Average 2012 3.10 Worse than Average
Home health patients who had drug education on all medications - short stay White 2013 93.0 Average 2012 93.5 Better than Average
Home health patients who had diabetic foot care and patient education - short stay White 2013 93.2 Average 2012 93.5 Average
Home health care patients whose surgical wound was improved White 2013 89.4 Average 2011 92.0 Better than Average
High-risk, long-stay nursing home patients who had pressure ulcer White 2013 7.35 Average 2012 8.74 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had antipsychotic medication White 2013 19.0 Average 2012 23.2 Average
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital White 2013 24.1 Average 2010 24.9 Better than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in upper body dressing White 2013 72.3 Average 2012 71.6 Average
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care White 2013 71.2 Average 2010 70.7 Better than Average
Home health patients who had improvement in toileting White 2013 70.1 Average 2012 70.3 Average
Home health care patients whose bathing improved White 2013 69.2 Average 2010 67.7 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose shortness of breath decreased White 2013 66.8 Average 2010 66.3 Better than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to get in and out of bed improved White 2013 58.5 Average 2010 56.7 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 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 2015 20.0 Worse than 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 2015 14.8 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 2015 17.4 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 fee-for-service White 2015 11.7 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 2015 16.8 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 fee-for-service White 2015 10.9 Worse than Average
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them, Medicare managed care White 2015 5.86 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 2015 6.36 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 fee-for-service White 2015 4.97 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 2015 4.42 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 fee-for-service White 2015 4.39 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 2015 6.42 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 2015 7.87 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 2015 17.6 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 2015 16.0 Worse than 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 2015 43.8 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 2015 9.02 Worse than Average 2014 8.51 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication about medications they received in the hospital White 2015 12.8 Worse than Average 2009 16.1 Worse than Average
Adult hospital patients who did not receive good communication about discharge information White 2015 12.8 Worse than Average 2009 18.1 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions with iatrogenic pneumothorax per 1,000 medical and surgical admissions, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2014 0.55 Worse than Average 2011 0.39 Better than Average
Postoperative sepsis per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions of length 4 or more days, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2014 20.3 Worse than Average 2011 16.0 Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 20.6 Worse than Average 2011 18.6 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 Non-Hispanic, White 2014 22.1 Worse than Average 2011 21.9 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with coronary artery bypass surgery, age 40 and over Non-Hispanic, White 2014 25.1 Worse than Average 2011 33.5 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 Non-Hispanic, White 2014 50.6 Worse than Average 2011 48.3 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) Non-Hispanic, White 2014 57.2 Worse than Average 2011 60.1 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 Non-Hispanic, White 2014 85.8 Worse than Average 2011 78.1 Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2014 87.3 Worse than Average 2011 85.8 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults Non-Hispanic, White 2014 109.8 Worse than Average 2011 87.3 Worse than Average
Deaths per 1,000 elective-surgery admissions having developed specified complications of care during hospitalization, ages 18-89 or obstetric admissions Non-Hispanic, White 2014 145.8 Worse than Average 2011 169.0 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in the bladder White 2013 7.00 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain White 2013 13.8 Worse than Average
Low-risk, long-stay nursing home residents with loss of control of bowels or bladder White 2013 48.7 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents with moderate to severe pain White 2013 22.4 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination White 2013 89.5 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed for pneumococcal vaccination White 2013 84.9 Worse than Average
Home health patients who had timely initiation of care White 2013 91.4 Worse than Average 2012 91.0 Worse than Average
Short-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given White 2013 83.7 Worse than Average 2012 82.9 Worse than Average
Long-stay nursing home patients who had flu vaccination appropriately given White 2013 87.3 Worse than Average 2012 82.6 Worse than Average
Home health patients who had pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination White 2013 70.0 Worse than Average 2012 67.9 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose pain when moving around decreased White 2013 64.7 Worse than Average 2010 66.0 Average
Home health patients who had influenza vaccination during flu season White 2013 67.7 Worse than Average 2012 65.9 Worse than Average
Home health care patients whose ability to walk or move around improved White 2013 58.6 Worse than Average 2010 55.4 Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure Population
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received at least two hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year
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
Reclosure of postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence per 1,000 abdominopelvic-surgery admissions of length 2 or more days, adults
Deaths per 1,000 adult hospital admissions with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair