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Table 11_1_18-3

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 11_1_18.3
High-riska long-stayb nursing home residents who have pressure sores, by race/ethnicity,c by State, 2008d
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total11.70.011.00.015.10.114.80.611.10.312.90.2
Alabama10.00.39.30.312.00.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Alaska10.11.610.62.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona12.00.411.80.511.72.019.62.3DSUDSU10.41.2
Arkansas10.50.310.00.413.40.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California13.20.212.70.216.20.512.51.812.30.513.30.4
Colorado9.30.39.20.411.51.8DSUDSU14.74.18.21.1
Connecticut9.90.39.60.312.11.0DSUDSUDSUDSU11.11.6
Delaware11.10.710.50.813.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia17.11.016.52.417.31.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida12.70.212.30.214.10.411.93.511.82.213.10.5
Georgia12.20.211.30.314.00.4DSUDSU13.13.7DSUDSU
Hawaii7.00.57.41.1DSUDSUDSUDSU6.90.6DSUDSU
Idaho8.10.58.00.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Illinois14.80.213.90.219.90.6DSUDSU17.01.917.31.4
Indiana11.60.211.30.215.40.8DSUDSUDSUDSU12.42.5
Iowa7.80.27.80.210.82.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas9.90.39.80.311.91.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kentucky11.10.310.90.313.01.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Louisiana17.00.415.80.419.70.6DSUDSUDSUDSU20.24.4
Maine8.00.48.00.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland13.20.312.00.315.50.5DSUDSU8.12.012.13.0
Massachusetts10.20.210.10.211.51.0DSUDSU7.31.68.81.3
Michigan10.50.29.50.215.90.7DSUDSUDSUDSU10.42.1
Minnesota7.10.27.10.28.51.610.62.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Mississippi12.20.410.40.415.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri11.20.310.90.314.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Montana8.40.68.10.6DSUDSU17.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska7.10.36.90.312.02.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nevada12.20.711.60.715.52.3DSUDSUDSUDSU15.83.4
New Hampshire7.50.47.60.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey15.40.314.60.319.00.7DSUDSU13.11.716.11.1
New Mexico11.40.610.10.8DSUDSU17.62.4DSUDSU11.81.2
New York13.20.112.40.216.30.410.93.112.61.014.80.6
North Carolina11.40.210.50.213.40.418.23.0DSUDSU14.33.4
North Dakota6.90.46.80.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio11.20.210.80.213.70.5DSUDSU11.02.910.82.0
Oklahoma15.30.414.70.418.21.620.82.4DSUDSU26.05.0
Oregon11.70.511.70.515.63.8DSUDSU0.00.0DSUDSU
Pennsylvania11.20.110.90.114.70.50.00.09.72.311.81.5
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island10.90.510.70.58.72.5DSUDSUDSUDSU23.75.5
South Carolina11.60.310.40.414.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota10.30.510.10.5DSUDSU16.73.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee12.00.211.10.315.90.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Texas11.60.211.00.214.50.4DSUDSU14.02.011.90.4
Utah9.30.69.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU17.54.3
Vermont8.50.68.60.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia13.10.312.50.314.80.5DSUDSU11.62.512.92.9
Washington11.10.311.00.312.91.716.94.012.41.78.62.1
West Virginia12.60.412.50.514.22.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin9.60.29.40.214.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSU15.93.5
Wyoming11.60.911.60.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a High-risk residents are those who are in a coma, do not get the nutrients needed to maintain good skin health, or cannot change position on their own.

b Long-stay residents typically enter a nursing facility because they are no longer able to care for themselves at home. They tend to stay in the facility for several months or years.

c Race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

d Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

 

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_18-3: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_18-3.html

 

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