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Table 1.114
Chronic care: Percent of low-risk residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder, by State, 2003 and 2004a
  2004 2003
  Number of nursing homes Percentb Standard error Number of nursing homes Percentb Standard error
State Total With scoreb Total With scoreb
                 
United States 16,119 11,927 47.2 0.14 16,290 11,710 46.4 0.14
                 
Alabama 229 201 44.1 0.93 228 194 43.9 0.93
Alaska 14 3 52.7 1.67 14 3 51.0 2.08
Arizona 133 101 50.8 1.14 135 104 47.8 1.10
Arkansas 237 181 40.0 0.89 240 170 39.5 0.89
California 1,309 836 55.8 0.62 1,332 794 55.4 0.63
Colorado 215 157 42.7 1.09 216 147 40.9 1.08
Connecticut 247 219 43.6 0.85 251 220 42.5 0.87
Delaware 42 34 46.8 2.40 42 32 49.4 2.09
District of Columbia 20 13 52.1 2.84 21 15 51.9 2.76
Florida 691 557 48.1 0.50 693 571 47.0 0.51
Georgia 362 315 48.1 0.74 362 309 47.3 0.69
Hawaii 45 26 63.5 2.30 45 26 64.1 1.75
Idaho 80 45 50.7 1.89 80 41 50.5 1.87
Illinois 815 646 39.0 0.66 825 629 38.4 0.65
Indiana 509 390 44.9 0.62 519 387 43.6 0.58
Iowa 457 313 40.3 0.74 455 310 38.7 0.73
Kansas 367 205 40.2 1.06 374 213 38.5 1.09
Kentucky 295 202 48.9 0.93 296 202 47.7 0.92
Louisiana 307 268 36.4 0.74 313 263 35.7 0.74
Maine 116 48 65.0 1.25 120 44 62.4 1.65
Maryland 241 179 54.7 0.85 244 177 53.2 0.87
Massachusetts 467 375 57.0 0.63 478 376 55.6 0.59
Michigan 429 358 49.0 0.70 431 353 48.3 0.68
Minnesota 415 328 48.9 0.71 420 333 47.3 0.69
Mississippi 205 165 44.7 0.95 204 164 43.7 0.96
Missouri 521 376 35.4 0.70 535 357 36.2 0.71
Montana 101 48 46.9 1.73 101 49 41.8 1.64
Nebraska 227 127 43.4 1.20 228 123 42.7 1.28
Nevada 43 31 54.1 2.40 43 30 53.2 1.93
New Hampshire 82 64 46.0 1.09 81 66 46.2 1.14
New Jersey 358 293 43.5 0.70 356 286 43.8 0.69
New Mexico 80 61 42.3 1.63 82 54 40.5 1.78
New York 661 598 50.2 0.53 670 584 50.2 0.53
North Carolina 422 318 51.3 0.73 421 308 50.2 0.72
North Dakota 83 59 42.4 1.51 83 58 43.1 1.82
Ohio 979 723 43.0 0.48 991 714 42.6 0.48
Oklahoma 364 208 37.4 0.93 368 201 34.6 0.89
Oregon 138 64 56.7 1.44 140 65 55.4 1.66
Pennsylvania 723 556 59.5 0.51 734 549 58.4 0.49
Rhode Island 95 72 41.0 1.30 95 73 41.0 1.55
South Carolina 177 128 58.3 1.17 178 127 58.1 1.17
South Dakota 111 84 49.4 1.16 113 82 46.0 1.13
Tennessee 332 256 47.4 0.77 337 262 46.9 0.78
Texas 1,137 786 43.7 0.45 1,144 736 43.2 0.45
Utah 90 51 46.6 2.01 88 49 43.9 2.15
Vermont 41 27 52.8 1.68 42 27 55.4 2.06
Virginia 278 215 55.7 0.80 277 205 55.4 0.77
Washington 250 172 56.5 0.97 256 179 55.5 0.92
West Virginia 133 99 47.3 1.13 135 95 45.5 1.09
Wisconsin 399 323 43.2 0.70 407 333 42.2 0.70
Wyoming 39 23 40.3 2.80 39 21 36.7 3.10
                 

a The 2004 data reflect care for period 7/1/04 to 9/30/04; 2003 data reflect care for period 7/1/03 to 9/30/03.

b A 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.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set. The 2004 data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/NHCompare/Include/DataSection/Questions/SearchCriteria.asp, March 2005. The 2003 data were downloaded April 2004.

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