Table 10: Outcome Indicators by Selected Home and Community-Based Services 1915(c) Waiver Services Offered, 2005

Assessing the Health and Welfare of the HCBS Population

a

Outcome IndicatorState Offers ServicePersonal CareCase ManagementAdult Day/Health CareResidential CareDurable Medical Equipment/
Supplies
Transportation
Short-Term Complications of DiabetesYes268207275226248151
No295304292296299326
Asthma or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseYes4,3783,9495,2183,4673,9163,020
No3,6883,8493,5063,9153,8524,098
Congestive Heart FailureYes6,0035,3207,0955,3315,1093,825
No4,8295,0954,6095,1055,1365,491
Composite: Potentially Preventable InfectionYes10,1689,54510,4429,6578,7757,123
No7,2937,7447,3917,8267,8378,282
    Bacterial PneumoniaYes5,8235,7286,0565,6695,0924,500
No4,6204,7774,6304,8364,8865,047
    Urinary Tract InfectionYes4,3463,8174,3863,9883,6832,623
No2,6722,9662,7612,9902,9503,234
Infection Due to Device or ImplantYes861641913679781468
No720778714766750836
DehydrationYes2,3342,2112,5482,0431,9341,517
No1,7541,8441,7311,8851,8942,009
Composite: ACSC Chronic ConditionsYes13,35111,79415,51311,48011,6288,527
No11,40311,92410,94511,95711,97512,836
Composite: ACSC Acute ConditionsYes9,0738,6029,6508,9057,8186,352
No6,7367,0956,7217,1387,2107,607
Composite: ACSC OverallYes22,42220,39525,16020,38419,44414,877
No18,13819,01817,66619,09419,18420,443
Pressure UlcerYes5,0064,2084,8334,1954,2492,476
No2,9603,3483,1273,3953,2863,764
Injurious FallsYes307411364388259218
No295276280286308320

Notes:

ACSC = ambulatory care-sensitive condition.

a. All outcome indicators expressed as potentially avoidable hospital stays per 100,000 persons in the HCBS population. HCBS population for outcome indicators excludes: individuals under age 18; people with only institutional use in a given quarter; people on managed care plans; and people in the States of Arizona, Maine, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Medicaid Analytic eXtract (MAX) data, and Medicare Provider Analysis and Review (MedPAR) data.

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Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10: Outcome Indicators by Selected Home and Community-Based Services 1915(c) Waiver Services Offered, 2005: Assessing the Health and Welfare of the HCBS Population. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/long-term-care/resources/hcbs/hcbsfindings/hcbsfindtab10.html