Table 9_1_8-3

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_8.3
High-risk long-stay nursing home residents who have pressure sores, by State, 2002 and 2007a
State20072002
Number of nursing homes  Number of nursing homes  
TotalWith scorebPercentbSETotalWith scorebPercentbSE
Total15,81110,44212.00.116,2909,84313.80.1
Alabama2321919.80.522818111.70.5
Alaska1549.82.514416.02.8
Arizona1358610.50.71358112.30.8
Arkansas23514511.70.624012413.00.7
California1,26578613.20.31,33274314.40.3
Colorado2101248.60.521610511.30.7
Connecticut24419411.00.425118112.80.5
Delaware443512.31.1422514.20.9
District of Columbia201614.61.5211618.42.0
Florida67857212.90.369353814.70.3
Georgia35928513.60.436228015.20.4
Hawaii46297.60.745288.41.0
Idaho77408.80.980388.10.7
Illinois79943015.00.482539816.60.5
Indiana51135011.60.351932314.20.4
Iowa4521738.00.44551528.20.5
Kansas3501278.90.537410413.40.8
Kentucky29122512.50.429620614.60.5
Louisiana29221317.20.531322218.90.6
Maine113798.10.61207810.50.6
Maryland23318613.10.524417813.70.4
Massachusetts44635510.90.347835213.30.3
Michigan42530810.80.443128513.50.5
Minnesota3932697.70.34202929.30.3
Mississippi20313912.80.620413913.70.6
Missouri51521711.60.553519013.30.6
Montana92357.50.9101279.71.1
Nebraska225908.10.5228829.20.6
Nevada483212.81.0432614.01.2
New Hampshire81589.40.7815412.40.9
New Jersey36128716.90.435624719.20.5
New Mexico724611.70.8824212.51.0
New York65756513.70.367053814.90.3
North Carolina42134411.10.342130114.50.4
North Dakota83377.50.783427.40.7
Ohio95667911.60.399164813.90.3
Oklahoma3278714.40.83688716.10.9
Oregon1385910.30.71405011.81.0
Pennsylvania71558411.60.373457614.50.3
Rhode Island865011.30.9955015.50.9
South Carolina17413912.00.517813113.40.5
South Dakota110499.70.91134913.81.0
Tennessee32325312.10.433725513.20.4
Texas1,14263211.50.31,14458412.70.3
Utah923410.71.0882611.01.5
Vermont40279.41.0423015.01.4
Virginia27722113.30.427720116.20.5
Washington24218011.90.625618013.10.6
West Virginia13110211.90.61359214.30.8
Wisconsin39626010.10.440724711.00.4
Wyoming391410.51.7391511.91.9

a The 2007 data reflect care for the period 10/1/07 to 12/31/07; 2002 data reflect care for the period 4/1/02 to 6/30/02.

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 2002 data, in November 2002.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_8-3: 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_8-3.html