Table 17F: HCBS Population Ages 18-64 Without I/DD or SMI

Assessing the Health and Welfare of the HCBS Population

Table 17: Outcome Indicators by State Prevalence of Chronic Conditions, 2005a

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Table 17F: HCBS Population Ages 18-64 Without I/DD or SMI

Outcome IndicatorPrevalence of
Prevalence of
Asthma in Adults
Prevalence of
Cardiovascular Disease
Prevalence of
High Blood Pressure
Prevalence of
Serious Mental Illness
Short-Term Complications of Diabetes723493623631746552649580808536
Asthma or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease5,8233,5586,9183,9185,5954,4325,1724,2525,1274,794
Congestive Heart Failure5,9193,9095,7634,7715,5754,7775,3864,4225,4334,903
Composite: Potentially Preventable Infection7,7626,0508,6456,2968,2006,3137,1676,8118,0206,538
    Bacterial Pneumonia4,3133,6084,8803,6114,5053,7084,1113,8214,3133,861
    Urinary Tract Infection3,4492,4423,7652,6853,6952,6053,0562,9903,7082,677
Infection Due to Device or Implant1,9701,4212,2051,5231,9411,6161,7601,7091,8621,687
Composite: ACSC Chronic Conditions17,26611,22218,32113,08216,66713,55115,49013,16416,30014,007
Composite: ACSC Acute Conditions6,6765,2857,4705,4497,1395,4296,1196,0727,1715,539
Composite: ACSC Overall23,94016,50725,79018,52923,80318,97821,60719,23523,46819,546
Pressure Ulcer5,8753,5086,0774,3386,2504,0224,7855,1716,2574,181
Injurious Falls147123175119170116145120171121
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ACSC = ambulatory care-sensitive condition; HCBS = home and community-based services; I/DD = intellectual and development disabilities; SMI = serious mental illness.

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 persons in the States of Arizona, Maine, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Dually eligible = dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare. Eligibility for Medicare defined as inclusion in Medicare denominator file.

Medicaid only = part of Medicaid HCBS population but not enrolled in Medicare.

HCBS subpopulations of I/DD, SMI, Under 65 Without I/DD or SMI, and 65+ are defined as in the Appendix.

Median is defined as the value at which half of States are below and half of States are above.

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

Sources for column heading data are described in the Appendix.

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Table 17F: HCBS Population Ages 18-64 Without I/DD or SMI: Assessing the Health and Welfare of the HCBS Population. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.