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Table 1.122b
Percent of low-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 6,626 2.3 0.0 16,290 7,858 2.8 0.0
Alabama 232 144 2.0 0.2 228 158 1.9 0.2
Alaska 15 1 DSU DSU 14 1 DSU DSU
Arizona 136 57 2.8 0.4 135 81 2.8 0.3
Arkansas 235 124 1.8 0.2 240 132 2.2 0.2
California 1,276 339 2.1 0.1 1,332 385 2.5 0.2
Colorado 209 91 1.5 0.2 216 122 2.1 0.2
Connecticut 244 153 2.0 0.2 251 173 2.3 0.2
Delaware 44 21 2.9 0.5 42 25 2.5 0.5
District of Columbia 20 10 1.8 0.4 21 12 2.8 0.6
Florida 682 322 2.5 0.2 693 426 3.4 0.2
Georgia 361 222 2.3 0.2 362 246 2.5 0.2
Hawaii 47 13 2.2 0.9 45 12 1.9 0.8
Idaho 79 7 0.4 0.4 80 14 3.2 1.0
Illinois 800 477 2.7 0.2 825 539 2.8 0.1
Indiana 515 163 1.9 0.2 519 246 2.8 0.2
Iowa 456 124 2.1 0.2 455 178 2.3 0.2
Kansas 351 86 2.1 0.3 374 118 2.7 0.3
Kentucky 292 94 2.5 0.3 296 102 3.2 0.3
Louisiana 290 222 2.2 0.2 313 240 2.6 0.2
Maine 113 1 DSU DSU 120 2 DSU DSU
Maryland 233 110 2.0 0.2 244 126 2.9 0.3
Massachusetts 452 196 2.0 0.2 478 284 2.5 0.2
Michigan 426 228 2.5 0.2 431 257 2.5 0.2
Minnesota 399 107 1.8 0.2 420 154 2.4 0.2
Mississippi 201 104 1.4 0.2 204 102 1.7 0.2
Missouri 520 270 1.9 0.2 535 273 2.6 0.2
Montana 95 24 2.5 0.5 101 35 2.4 0.5
Nebraska 225 49 1.9 0.3 228 59 3.0 0.5
Nevada 47 18 1.6 0.4 43 23 2.1 0.6
New Hampshire 82 25 1.9 0.4 81 46 3.3 0.4
New Jersey 364 233 2.9 0.2 356 231 3.2 0.2
New Mexico 73 38 2.4 0.5 82 42 2.4 0.4
New York 656 469 2.6 0.1 670 478 2.9 0.1
North Carolina 421 145 2.1 0.2 421 209 3.5 0.2
North Dakota 83 33 2.7 0.8 83 31 2.2 0.4
Ohio 957 325 1.9 0.1 991 417 2.9 0.2
Oklahoma 332 128 3.3 0.3 368 147 3.8 0.3
Oregon 138 10 2.6 0.8 140 18 2.2 0.6
Pennsylvania 715 213 2.7 0.2 734 264 3.2 0.2
Rhode Island 87 57 2.6 0.4 95 60 3.5 0.4
South Carolina 175 71 2.7 0.4 178 77 3.5 0.3
South Dakota 109 22 3.2 0.8 113 30 3.0 0.6
Tennessee 326 159 2.0 0.2 337 198 2.5 0.2
Texas 1,144 500 1.7 0.1 1,144 538 2.3 0.1
Utah 94 20 1.9 0.5 88 31 3.9 0.5
Vermont 40 6 5.2 0.5 42 16 3.3 0.7
Virginia 278 122 2.4 0.2 277 132 3.5 0.3
Washington 244 46 3.0 0.5 256 74 4.4 0.5
West Virginia 131 43 3.0 0.5 135 44 3.0 0.5
Wisconsin 397 169 2.4 0.2 407 233 2.9 0.2
Wyoming 39 15 1.7 0.6 39 17 2.8 0.9

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.

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

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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