NevadaState Snapshot for Ambulatory

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 Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Patients with end stage renal disease due to diabetes 2015 40.8 Better than Average 2009 44.2 Average
Avoidable admissions for angina per 100,000 population age 18 and over 2014 8.02 Better than Average 2011 10.6 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complications per 100,000 population, adults, HCUP data 2014 10.8 Better than Average 2011 11.3 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for immunization-preventable influenza per 100,000 population age 65 and over 2014 48.0 Better than Average 2011 17.7 Better than Average
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults 2014 102.3 Better than Average 2011 100.7 Better than Average
Avoidable admissions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma per 100,000 population age 40 and over 2014 338.6 Better than Average 2011 461.0 Better than Average
Measures That Are Average in The Recent Year
Measure Recent Year Recent Rate Recent Performance Baseline Year Baseline Rate Baseline Performance
Ratio of observed deaths to expected deaths among Medicare hemodialysis patients 2015 1.02 Average 2000 1.21 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 2015 4.95 Average 2010 3.14 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 2015 6.21 Average 2010 4.27 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 2015 5.90 Average 2010 4.57 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 2015 4.68 Average 2010 6.19 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 2015 5.10 Average 2010 6.64 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 2015 7.52 Average 2010 9.53 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 managed care 2015 37.0 Average 2010 50.1 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 2015 41.6 Average 2010 52.6 Average
Adolescents females ages 13-15 who received 3 or more doses human papillomavirus vaccine 2014 30.3 Average
Adolescent males ages 13-15 years who received 3 or more doses of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine 2014 19.1 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 1 or more doses of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine 2014 90.4 Average 2000 88.0 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of polio vaccine 2014 90.4 Average 2000 87.3 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 3 or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine 2014 89.5 Average 2000 84.6 Worse than Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 4 or more doses of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine 2014 81.0 Average 2000 79.1 Average
Children ages 19-35 months who received 1 or more doses of varicella vaccine 2014 89.7 Average 2000 61.4 Worse than Average
Adolescents ages 16-17 who received 1 or more doses of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) since the age of ten years 2014 90.8 Average 2008 47.7 Better than Average
Adolescents ages 13-15 who received 1 or more doses of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) since the age of ten years 2014 85.6 Average 2008 44.9 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, age 18 to 39 2014 47.8 Average 2011 56.4 Average
Avoidable admissions for hypertension per 100,000 population age 18 and over 2014 51.2 Average 2011 65.9 Average
Adolescent aged 13-15 years who received 3 or more doses of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine 2014 24.4 Average 2012 17.3 Average
Hospital admissions for asthma per 100,000 population, ages 2-17 2014 101.8 Average 2011 98.2 Average
Avoidable admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population age 18 and over 2014 248.0 Average 2011 284.9 Better than Average
Patients with treated chronic kidney failure who received a transplant within 3 years of date of renal failure 2011 12.8 Average 2000 22.0 Average
Measures Worse Than Average in The Recent Year
Measure 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 spent enough time with them, Medicare fee-for-service 2015 8.73 Worse than Average 2010 6.30 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 2015 6.64 Worse than Average 2010 7.17 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 2015 13.4 Worse than Average 2010 7.70 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 2015 12.9 Worse than Average 2010 9.68 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 2015 19.5 Worse than Average 2010 12.1 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 2015 16.4 Worse than Average 2010 12.2 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 2015 16.9 Worse than Average 2010 13.8 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 2015 16.8 Worse than Average 2010 13.9 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 managed care 2015 21.0 Worse than Average 2010 15.9 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 2015 18.5 Worse than Average 2010 19.2 Worse than Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, ages 6-17 2014 38.2 Worse than Average 2011 38.3 Worse than Average
Persons aged 16 to 17 years who received 1 or more doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine 2014 68.1 Worse than Average 2008 33.6 Average
Persons aged 13 to 15 years who received 1 or more doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine 2014 65.5 Worse than Average 2008 27.5 Worse than Average
End stage renal disease (ESRD) patients who saw a nephrologist at least 12 months prior to initiation of renal replacement therapy, age 18 and over 2014 25.0 Worse than Average 2005 26.4 Average
Adolescent ages 16-17 years who received 3 or more doses of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine 2014 23.0 Worse than Average 2012 25.7 Average
Dialysis patients who were registered on a waiting list for transplantation 2014 9.30 Worse than Average 2000 17.9 Average
Hospital admissions for short-term complications of diabetes per 100,000 population, adults 2014 98.9 Worse than Average 2011 82.7 Worse than Average
Measures With No Performance Data
Measure
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received at least two hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year
People age 12 and over treated for substance abuse who completed treatment course
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
Adults who received a blood cholesterol measurement in the last 5 years
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination
Patients with tuberculosis who completed a curative course of treatment within 1 year of initiation of treatment
People age 12 and over who needed treatment for illicit drug use and who received such treatment at a specialty facility in the last 12 months
People age 12 and over who needed treatment for alcohol problem who received such treatment at a specialty facility in the last 12 months