Table 10_1_5-3

2009 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 10_1_5.3
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased, by State, 2002 and 2008a
 20082002
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total15.40.115.40.1
Alabama11.80.513.30.4
Alaska10.81.410.42.4
Arizona14.30.915.50.8
Arkansas14.70.614.90.6
California11.20.313.10.2
Colorado15.00.716.50.7
Connecticut16.50.516.80.5
Delaware17.11.415.11.0
District of Columbia11.71.711.51.6
Florida12.90.315.20.3
Georgia14.30.513.30.3
Hawaii12.11.116.21.5
Idaho14.61.016.91.2
Illinois13.90.311.90.3
Indiana21.90.524.40.4
Iowa13.60.413.90.4
Kansas14.10.614.70.5
Kentucky17.80.620.50.6
Louisiana21.30.613.20.5
Maine14.71.018.40.8
Maryland14.10.615.40.5
Massachusetts13.40.317.40.4
Michigan13.10.414.30.3
Minnesota15.30.415.40.4
Mississippi16.60.814.90.6
Missouri12.30.414.00.3
Montana14.40.917.41.2
Nebraska15.20.617.10.6
Nevada19.11.217.30.9
New Hampshire17.10.917.51.1
New Jersey11.60.414.50.4
New Mexico18.41.416.41.0
New York17.30.413.50.3
North Carolina22.80.514.70.4
North Dakota17.51.118.51.0
Ohio13.50.314.00.3
Oklahoma11.30.512.80.4
Oregon10.80.811.50.6
Pennsylvania19.50.324.50.3
Rhode Island13.30.714.90.7
South Carolina12.80.612.70.6
South Dakota17.80.818.50.8
Tennessee13.40.515.20.4
Texas20.30.415.20.3
Utah13.31.115.61.2
Vermont19.61.420.81.3
Virginia18.00.514.00.5
Washington12.20.515.60.5
West Virginia18.30.718.20.9
Wisconsin16.10.515.10.4
Wyoming15.51.715.01.3

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp. The 2008 data reflect care for the last quarter, and the 2002 data reflect care for the second quarter of the calendar year. Facilities with fewer than 30 residents were excluded.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_5-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/10_functional_status/T10_1_5-3.html