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Table 1.128b
Percent of long-stay nursing home residents who lose too much weight, by State, 2004 and 2006a
State 2006 2004
Number of nursing homes Percentb Standard error Number of nursing homes Percentb Standard error
Total With scoreb Total With scoreb
Total 15,880 13,545 8.4 0.0 16,119 13,734 8.6 0.0
Alabama 232 217 8.8 0.3 229 216 9.5 0.4
Alaska 15 5 7.4 0.8 14 5 8.0 0.8
Arizona 136 108 7.3 0.4 133 114 8.5 0.4
Arkansas 235 214 8.1 0.3 237 211 9.3 0.4
California 1,276 1,020 7.0 0.2 1,309 1,038 7.4 0.2
Colorado 209 176 8.5 0.4 215 177 8.5 0.4
Connecticut 244 233 8.0 0.3 247 233 8.5 0.3
Delaware 44 37 9.0 0.6 42 36 7.5 0.6
District of Columbia 20 16 8.4 1.0 20 17 9.3 0.7
Florida 682 616 8.8 0.2 691 620 9.3 0.2
Georgia 361 339 9.3 0.3 362 339 9.4 0.3
Hawaii 47 32 7.4 0.8 45 32 8.7 0.7
Idaho 79 55 8.2 0.8 80 57 9.2 0.7
Illinois 800 672 9.9 0.2 815 687 8.8 0.2
Indiana 515 435 8.0 0.2 509 438 8.3 0.2
Iowa 456 387 6.4 0.2 457 389 6.6 0.2
Kansas 351 265 7.2 0.3 367 286 7.4 0.3
Kentucky 292 245 10.2 0.3 295 243 10.6 0.3
Louisiana 290 258 9.6 0.3 307 281 10.5 0.3
Maine 113 80 8.2 0.5 116 85 9.4 0.6
Maryland 233 203 8.0 0.3 241 201 8.1 0.3
Massachusetts 452 393 7.4 0.2 467 399 7.9 0.2
Michigan 426 384 8.7 0.2 429 385 8.8 0.2
Minnesota 399 364 7.7 0.2 415 385 8.2 0.2
Mississippi 201 187 8.4 0.3 205 182 9.1 0.4
Missouri 520 439 8.0 0.3 521 439 8.2 0.3
Montana 95 59 8.2 0.5 101 62 8.5 0.6
Nebraska 225 176 7.3 0.3 227 186 7.5 0.3
Nevada 47 36 8.1 0.6 43 33 9.6 0.9
New Hampshire 82 71 8.1 0.5 82 72 7.9 0.5
New Jersey 364 318 9.1 0.2 358 311 9.7 0.3
New Mexico 73 60 8.6 0.7 80 64 9.5 0.6
New York 656 618 8.0 0.2 661 627 7.9 0.1
North Carolina 421 374 9.7 0.3 422 368 10.5 0.3
North Dakota 83 72 8.1 0.5 83 72 7.0 0.5
Ohio 957 832 8.6 0.2 979 840 8.5 0.2
Oklahoma 332 235 8.5 0.5 364 259 7.6 0.4
Oregon 138 95 10.0 0.6 138 100 9.9 0.6
Pennsylvania 715 616 8.6 0.2 723 630 8.6 0.2
Rhode Island 87 78 7.2 0.6 95 79 7.4 0.6
South Carolina 175 150 9.4 0.4 177 144 9.8 0.4
South Dakota 109 101 9.1 0.5 111 101 7.4 0.5
Tennessee 326 293 10.5 0.3 332 289 10.3 0.3
Texas 1,144 936 7.0 0.2 1,137 947 7.6 0.2
Utah 94 65 7.1 0.6 90 64 7.3 0.6
Vermont 40 33 9.3 0.7 41 34 9.7 0.7
Virginia 278 244 10.4 0.3 278 241 10.8 0.4
Washington 244 206 9.1 0.3 250 212 10.0 0.4
West Virginia 131 112 11.2 0.5 133 111 11.0 0.5
Wisconsin 397 356 8.6 0.3 399 362 8.1 0.2
Wyoming 39 29 11.6 1.3 39 31 10.0 1.0

a The 2006 data reflect care for the period 10/1/06 to 12/31/06; 2004 data reflect care for the period 7/1/04 to 9/30/04.

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 2004 data, in March 2005.

 

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