Table 11_1_21-3

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 11_1_21.3
Short-stay nursing home residents with delirium, by State, 2002 and 2008a
 20082002
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total1.690.033.800.03
Alabama1.060.142.300.30
AlaskaDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona1.930.274.100.50
Arkansas1.850.244.200.50
California0.910.092.800.20
Colorado1.740.314.500.50
Connecticut1.690.133.800.30
Delaware1.340.333.500.80
District of ColumbiaDSUDSU1.600.40
Florida1.230.072.800.10
Georgia2.060.254.400.40
Hawaii2.000.553.501.00
Idaho2.670.325.400.70
Illinois2.420.193.800.20
Indiana0.900.083.600.20
Iowa3.380.486.300.80
Kansas2.090.214.900.60
Kentucky0.820.113.100.20
Louisiana2.880.285.300.60
MaineDSUDSU3.700.40
Maryland1.110.144.000.40
Massachusetts1.700.134.000.20
Michigan1.890.163.800.30
Minnesota1.510.144.100.30
Mississippi1.790.333.300.50
Missouri2.730.235.300.40
Montana2.210.525.301.00
Nebraska3.810.854.600.70
Nevada2.420.464.200.90
New Hampshire2.130.495.600.80
New Jersey0.850.082.500.20
New Mexico1.860.434.200.70
New York1.140.082.700.10
North Carolina1.390.143.300.20
North Dakota2.370.615.100.80
Ohio1.790.104.300.20
Oklahoma1.680.254.900.60
Oregon2.010.226.100.70
Pennsylvania1.450.113.900.20
Rhode Island2.480.513.900.60
South Carolina1.270.153.200.30
South Dakota2.410.653.300.60
Tennessee2.080.284.600.40
Texas1.830.133.900.30
UtahDSUDSU7.100.90
Vermont2.850.824.400.70
Virginia1.700.164.500.30
Washington2.630.236.100.50
West Virginia1.220.163.800.50
Wisconsin2.080.204.000.30
Wyoming2.250.623.800.90

a Data were downloaded from www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp, reflecting care for the last two quarters of the year. The 2002 data reflect care for the first two quarters of the calendar year. Facilities with fewer than 20 residents were excluded.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_21-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_21-3.html