Table 9_1_12-3

2008 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 9_1_12.3
Long-stay nursing home residents who lose too much weight, by State, 2004 and 2007a
State20072004
Number of nursing homes  Number of nursing homes  
TotalWith scorebPercentbSETotalWith scorebPercentbSE
Total15,81113,5238.40.016,11913,7348.60.0
Alabama2322198.80.32292169.50.4
Alaska1556.80.71458.00.8
Arizona1351088.30.51331148.50.4
Arkansas2352188.10.32372119.30.4
California1,2651,0237.50.21,3091,0387.40.2
Colorado2101758.70.42151778.50.4
Connecticut2442327.70.32472338.50.3
Delaware44388.50.742367.50.6
District of Columbia20177.30.820179.30.7
Florida6786188.60.26916209.30.2
Georgia3593349.20.33623399.40.3
Hawaii46338.40.945328.70.7
Idaho77528.40.780579.20.7
Illinois7996779.70.28156878.80.2
Indiana5114368.50.25094388.30.2
Iowa4523806.20.24573896.60.2
Kansas3502667.70.33672867.40.3
Kentucky29124610.00.329524310.60.3
Louisiana2922619.20.330728110.50.3
Maine113789.60.6116859.40.6
Maryland2332058.20.32412018.10.3
Massachusetts4463917.40.24673997.90.2
Michigan4253749.00.34293858.80.2
Minnesota3933647.20.24153858.20.2
Mississippi2031878.50.42051829.10.4
Missouri5154418.00.35214398.20.3
Montana92598.30.6101628.50.6
Nebraska2251687.50.32271867.50.3
Nevada48378.50.843339.60.9
New Hampshire81718.40.582727.90.5
New Jersey3613209.10.33583119.70.3
New Mexico72619.50.980649.50.6
New York6576207.90.26616277.90.1
North Carolina4213739.70.342236810.50.3
North Dakota83717.70.583727.00.5
Ohio9568408.50.29798408.50.2
Oklahoma3272318.80.43642597.60.4
Oregon138999.70.61381009.90.6
Pennsylvania7156158.40.27236308.60.2
Rhode Island86756.80.495797.40.6
South Carolina1741499.20.41771449.80.4
South Dakota1101018.30.61111017.40.5
Tennessee3232909.70.333228910.30.3
Texas1,1429307.20.21,1379477.60.2
Utah92637.60.790647.30.6
Vermont403310.91.041349.70.7
Virginia2772419.80.327824110.80.4
Washington2422048.80.325021210.00.4
West Virginia13111110.40.513311111.00.5
Wisconsin3963548.70.33993628.10.2
Wyoming392911.61.1393110.01.0

a The 2007 data reflect care for the period 10/1/07 to 12/31/07; 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.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set. Data were downloaded from www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp. The 2007 data were downloaded on April 18, 2008; the 2004 data, in March 2005.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_12-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/9_nursinghome_homehealth_hospice/T9_1_12-3.html