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Table 1.121b
Percent of high-risk long-stay nursing home residents who have pressure sores, by State, 2002 and 2006a
State 2006 2002
Number of nursing homes Percentb Standard error Number of nursing homes Percentb Standard error
Total With scoreb Total With scoreb
Total 15,880 10,380 12.5 0.1 16,290 9,843 13.8 0.1
Alabama 232 191 11.0 0.5 228 181 11.7 0.5
Alaska 15 4 8.3 1.9 14 4 16.0 2.8
Arizona 136 83 11.8 0.8 135 81 12.3 0.8
Arkansas 235 136 11.7 0.5 240 124 13.0 0.7
California 1,276 775 13.2 0.3 1,332 743 14.4 0.3
Colorado 209 124 8.0 0.5 216 105 11.3 0.7
Connecticut 244 200 11.7 0.4 251 181 12.8 0.5
Delaware 44 32 13.4 1.4 42 25 14.2 0.9
District of Columbia 20 15 17.3 1.7 21 16 18.4 2.0
Florida 682 568 13.5 0.3 693 538 14.7 0.3
Georgia 361 294 14.2 0.4 362 280 15.2 0.4
Hawaii 47 28 6.9 0.7 45 28 8.4 1.0
Idaho 79 37 8.5 0.7 80 38 8.1 0.7
Illinois 800 427 15.6 0.5 825 398 16.6 0.5
Indiana 515 350 12.2 0.4 519 323 14.2 0.4
Iowa 456 180 8.3 0.5 455 152 8.2 0.5
Kansas 351 117 10.6 0.5 374 104 13.4 0.8
Kentucky 292 222 12.9 0.5 296 206 14.6 0.5
Louisiana 290 214 17.1 0.5 313 222 18.9 0.6
Maine 113 77 8.6 0.7 120 78 10.5 0.6
Maryland 233 187 13.9 0.4 244 178 13.7 0.4
Massachusetts 452 359 11.9 0.3 478 352 13.3 0.3
Michigan 426 315 12.0 0.4 431 285 13.5 0.5
Minnesota 399 265 7.6 0.3 420 292 9.3 0.3
Mississippi 201 135 13.2 0.6 204 139 13.7 0.6
Missouri 520 223 12.1 0.5 535 190 13.3 0.6
Montana 95 33 7.1 1.0 101 27 9.7 1.1
Nebraska 225 89 8.0 0.6 228 82 9.2 0.6
Nevada 47 30 13.1 1.3 43 26 14.0 1.2
New Hampshire 82 60 9.7 0.8 81 54 12.4 0.9
New Jersey 364 277 18.1 0.5 356 247 19.2 0.5
New Mexico 73 44 11.4 0.8 82 42 12.5 1.0
New York 656 563 14.2 0.3 670 538 14.9 0.3
North Carolina 421 340 12.2 0.3 421 301 14.5 0.4
North Dakota 83 43 7.2 0.8 83 42 7.4 0.7
Ohio 957 670 12.1 0.3 991 648 13.9 0.3
Oklahoma 332 89 16.0 0.9 368 87 16.1 0.9
Oregon 138 56 11.1 0.9 140 50 11.8 1.0
Pennsylvania 715 584 12.3 0.3 734 576 14.5 0.3
Rhode Island 87 52 13.0 0.9 95 50 15.5 0.9
South Carolina 175 136 12.5 0.5 178 131 13.4 0.5
South Dakota 109 52 9.8 0.7 113 49 13.8 1.0
Tennessee 326 255 12.6 0.4 337 255 13.2 0.4
Texas 1,144 624 11.8 0.3 1,144 584 12.7 0.3
Utah 94 35 9.3 1.2 88 26 11.0 1.5
Vermont 40 26 12.1 0.9 42 30 15.0 1.4
Virginia 278 213 14.6 0.5 277 201 16.2 0.5
Washington 244 183 11.0 0.5 256 180 13.1 0.6
West Virginia 131 99 14.0 0.7 135 92 14.3 0.8
Wisconsin 397 254 10.0 0.4 407 247 11.0 0.4
Wyoming 39 15 9.7 0.9 39 15 11.9 1.9

a The 2006 data reflect care for the period 10/1/06 to 12/31/06; 2002 data reflect care for the period 4/1/02 to 6/30/02.

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. Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/NHCompare/Home.asp. The 2006 data were downloaded in April 2007; the 2002 data, in November 2002.

 

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