Table 11_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 11_1_5.3
Low-risk long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, by State, 2002 and 2008a
 20082002
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total5.310.035.700.03
Alabama3.960.174.700.20
Alaska8.001.9212.401.80
Arizona6.100.416.300.40
Arkansas5.060.225.600.30
California4.380.124.700.10
Colorado6.980.336.700.30
Connecticut3.970.174.400.20
Delaware4.220.523.700.50
District of Columbia2.880.602.800.50
Florida5.200.125.800.10
Georgia3.760.134.100.20
Hawaii3.060.393.200.50
Idaho7.530.526.800.60
Illinois5.380.155.900.20
Indiana6.190.176.800.20
Iowa6.740.255.800.20
Kansas5.660.255.300.20
Kentucky6.200.367.000.40
Louisiana6.390.257.400.30
Maine5.850.486.500.50
Maryland3.980.183.800.20
Massachusetts4.510.184.900.20
Michigan5.090.175.200.20
Minnesota6.040.215.400.20
Mississippi4.070.235.200.30
Missouri5.050.175.300.20
Montana6.880.576.300.60
Nebraska7.670.417.500.40
Nevada6.080.525.300.50
New Hampshire5.870.425.300.40
New Jersey4.200.214.800.20
New Mexico5.050.365.600.50
New York4.400.124.400.10
North Carolina4.310.144.600.20
North Dakota7.660.676.300.50
Ohio6.420.147.100.20
Oklahoma5.800.276.500.30
Oregon7.510.486.100.40
Pennsylvania5.650.156.300.10
Rhode Island4.130.315.100.40
South Carolina3.260.184.000.20
South Dakota7.290.486.900.50
Tennessee5.210.186.200.20
Texas4.560.105.300.10
Utah6.140.516.700.50
Vermont7.240.507.100.60
Virginia4.330.185.000.20
Washington7.740.307.900.30
West Virginia6.590.377.700.40
Wisconsin6.670.196.500.20
Wyoming5.820.5210.301.30

a Data were downloaded from 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 11_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/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_5-3.html