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Table 1.97: Chronic care: Percent of residents whose need for help with daily activities has increaseda, by State, 2002 and 2003

  2003b 2002b
  Number of nursing homes     Number of nursing homes    
State Total With scorec Percentc Standard error Total With scorec Percentc Standard error
                 
United States 16,290 13,178 15.24 0.07 16,559 13,342 15.44 0.07
                 
Alabama 228 207 13.29 0.42 230 202 13.26 0.39
Alaska 14 5 14.20 2.75 15 5 10.40 2.40
Arizona 135 115 14.74 0.74 137 113 15.46 0.83
Arkansas 240 198 15.10 0.60 251 198 14.93 0.63
California 1,332 957 12.70 0.25 1,349 958 13.08 0.24
Colorado 216 171 17.39 0.79 223 174 16.47 0.67
Connecticut 251 233 16.64 0.53 254 240 16.80 0.52
Delaware 42 34 14.97 1.14 42 38 15.05 0.98
District of Columbia 21 17 13.65 2.25 21 16 11.50 1.60
Florida 693 614 14.35 0.27 713 608 15.15 0.32
Georgia 362 333 13.55 0.40 362 338 13.33 0.34
Guam 1 0 DSU DSU 1 0 DSU DSU
Hawaii 45 28 12.21 1.17 45 29 16.17 1.48
Idaho 80 54 14.78 1.35 83 52 16.87 1.18
Illinois 825 672 12.02 0.28 854 676 11.87 0.28
Indiana 519 418 24.03 0.43 548 425 24.36 0.42
Iowa 455 370 13.77 0.37 464 382 13.93 0.40
Kansas 374 279 13.91 0.48 377 278 14.67 0.52
Kentucky 296 231 21.30 0.60 301 229 20.47 0.65
Louisiana 313 280 18.71 0.55 321 278 13.20 0.47
Maine 120 79 17.92 0.76 121 88 18.36 0.82
Maryland 244 197 15.21 0.55 246 195 15.40 0.50
Massachusetts 478 399 16.80 0.37 502 410 17.43 0.38
Michigan 431 385 13.68 0.38 435 390 14.32 0.33
Minnesota 420 381 16.22 0.39 426 388 15.44 0.36
Mississippi 204 176 15.55 0.60 204 173 14.91 0.60
Missouri 535 411 13.06 0.40 542 428 13.98 0.35
Montana 101 58 15.72 1.02 103 61 17.41 1.16
Nebraska 228 173 16.53 0.65 229 179 17.15 0.61
Nevada 43 34 20.29 1.23 43 33 17.30 0.92
New Hampshire 81 71 17.45 0.97 83 71 17.51 1.06
New Jersey 356 296 13.75 0.37 359 300 14.52 0.36
New Mexico 82 58 16.36 1.16 82 61 16.36 0.96
New York 670 604 13.06 0.25 670 612 13.52 0.25
North Carolina 421 357 14.92 0.42 414 346 14.75 0.38
North Dakota 83 68 17.51 0.95 85 70 18.53 1.02
Ohio 991 810 13.62 0.27 996 815 14.00 0.26
Oklahoma 368 228 12.46 0.47 373 259 12.79 0.45
Oregon 140 90 12.61 0.72 144 108 11.45 0.60
Pennsylvania 734 609 23.70 0.35 759 621 24.47 0.34
Puerto Rico 6 0 DSU DSU 7 0 DSU DSU
Rhode Island 95 77 13.13 0.65 97 80 14.85 0.74
South Carolina 178 142 13.08 0.60 177 140 12.67 0.58
South Dakota 113 100 16.03 0.69 112 101 18.46 0.79
Tennessee 337 288 13.79 0.43 343 286 15.20 0.43
Texas 1,144 847 14.73 0.27 1,144 844 15.21 0.27
Utah 88 59 13.39 1.04 91 59 15.58 1.18
Vermont 42 34 19.09 1.07 44 33 20.85 1.30
Virgin Islands 1 0 DSU DSU 1 0 DSU DSU
Virginia 277 232 16.00 0.51 282 233 14.00 0.54
Washington 256 208 14.56 0.56 268 215 15.61 0.49
West Virginia 135 104 17.33 0.78 141 109 18.17 0.91
Wisconsin 407 358 14.91 0.35 406 366 15.07 0.38
Wyoming 39 29 14.21 1.12 39 29 15.00 1.27
                 

a At least 1 of 4 late-loss ADLs ( bed mobility, transfers, toilet use and eating).

bThe 2003 data reflect care for period 7/1/03 to 9/30/03; 2002 data reflect care for period 4/1/02 to 6/30/02.

cA facility had to have at least 30 residents in the denominator for a chronic care measure to be calculated. Therefore the number of facilities may vary for each measure reported in a state.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

Source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set. The 2003 data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp in April 2004. The 2002 data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/NHCompare/Include/DataSection/Questions/SearchCriteria.asp in November 2002.

 

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