Table 9_1_17-3

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_17.3
Short-stay nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, by State, 2006 and 2007a
State20072006
Number of nursing homes  Number of nursing homes  
TotalWith scorebPercentbSETotalWith scorebPercentbSE
Total15,81111,77376.00.215,88011,50372.60.2
Alabama23219475.31.523219068.52.0
Alaska15384.77.515383.33.2
Arizona13511275.31.813611069.52.3
Arkansas23516885.41.223516981.81.4
California1,26581770.60.91,27678267.00.9
Colorado21013675.21.720913376.21.7
Connecticut24421971.11.424421868.91.4
Delaware443280.73.1443280.53.1
District of Columbia201564.06.1201259.36.7
Florida67862266.51.068261760.81.1
Georgia35929480.21.136128573.01.4
Hawaii462579.24.3472480.72.7
Idaho775276.12.6795373.32.9
Illinois79956772.01.180055668.21.2
Indiana51138975.61.051537169.81.2
Iowa45219885.70.945618084.81.0
Kansas35016079.51.435114779.21.4
Kentucky29123484.51.029223180.11.2
Louisiana29223276.61.429022471.81.4
Maine1138575.51.91138277.01.9
Maryland23319869.81.823319468.21.8
Massachusetts44636077.60.945236073.51.0
Michigan42535576.71.242634874.31.3
Minnesota39329781.90.839930279.91.0
Mississippi20314178.71.720113270.12.2
Missouri51536877.71.152035774.01.2
Montana923476.83.4953679.82.8
Nebraska22510583.01.32259980.91.7
Nevada483363.64.1473263.54.0
New Hampshire816479.32.3826276.91.9
New Jersey36132882.61.036432081.71.0
New Mexico724860.73.8735165.03.6
New York65760181.50.665661380.00.6
North Carolina42137272.41.242136768.71.2
North Dakota833489.61.2833887.81.5
Ohio95673872.10.995770665.81.0
Oklahoma32714780.01.533214577.31.6
Oregon1389963.92.613810064.22.5
Pennsylvania71562177.70.871561375.90.8
Rhode Island866179.22.2876280.02.2
South Carolina17415680.31.417514774.81.8
South Dakota1105083.41.71093883.71.7
Tennessee32326875.61.332626669.71.4
Texas1,14280878.20.81,14477774.20.9
Utah926178.32.5945778.52.6
Vermont403075.82.9402474.34.2
Virginia27723569.31.527823263.51.5
Washington24219671.11.424419670.91.4
West Virginia1318676.71.81318977.62.2
Wisconsin39630583.50.839730282.00.8
Wyoming392076.14.3391979.63.7

a Data were downloaded from www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp after April 17 and the reporting period is the flu season (October - March) each year.

b A facility had to have at least 20 residents in the denominator for a postacute 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.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_17-3: 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_17-3.html