Table 11_1_15-3

2010 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_15.3
Short-staya nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain,b by race/ethnicity, by State, 2008c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total21.00.021.80.016.20.124.30.614.50.317.30.2
Alabama17.70.218.70.313.70.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Alaska36.12.437.72.7DSUDSU21.15.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona27.00.427.50.423.62.227.01.916.04.223.51.2
Arkansas14.10.314.50.310.70.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California26.60.128.60.224.60.529.31.914.80.422.90.4
Colorado24.20.424.60.418.91.833.37.915.23.523.01.5
Connecticut22.20.322.30.322.21.0DSUDSU15.54.321.61.5
Delaware22.30.622.70.719.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSU23.76.9
District of Columbia15.20.921.01.812.51.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida21.60.123.10.116.50.423.93.017.21.912.50.4
Georgia17.30.218.60.313.80.4DSUDSUDSUDSU18.12.9
Hawaii17.00.727.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSU14.00.724.37.1
Idaho30.50.630.50.6DSUDSU37.18.2DSUDSU26.34.5
Illinois22.70.223.50.217.40.426.14.616.81.517.60.9
Indiana19.10.219.40.215.00.726.06.219.65.618.52.5
Iowa23.80.423.70.424.23.1DSUDSUDSUDSU21.36.0
Kansas20.00.320.20.417.71.5DSUDSUDSUDSU17.33.1
Kentucky20.40.320.50.318.41.0DSUDSUDSUDSU22.76.3
Louisiana14.40.315.30.311.90.5DSUDSUDSUDSU12.22.8
Maine21.80.522.10.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland13.60.214.90.310.40.420.74.58.11.513.72.4
Massachusetts20.80.220.90.219.91.120.84.69.81.821.61.8
Michigan22.50.222.70.220.70.519.44.019.03.119.61.7
Minnesota23.20.322.90.324.32.327.73.918.34.026.74.8
Mississippi15.30.316.80.411.50.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri22.50.222.70.220.60.8DSUDSU18.55.325.13.2
Montana33.90.833.80.8DSUDSU45.15.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska24.20.424.40.419.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSU21.44.3
Nevada24.00.624.40.623.12.4DSUDSU19.43.421.33.0
New Hampshire20.80.520.80.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey16.80.217.40.214.90.511.72.415.11.415.60.8
New Mexico23.30.623.90.825.34.818.82.1DSUDSU23.11.3
New York15.70.116.40.112.20.321.22.910.00.811.60.5
North Carolina19.40.220.40.215.10.417.22.518.94.122.43.2
North Dakota23.40.822.90.8DSUDSU46.87.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio25.70.225.80.225.00.526.65.523.13.426.72.1
Oklahoma21.50.421.80.416.41.422.72.0DSUDSU15.73.4
Oregon35.50.535.30.540.05.044.07.034.85.741.04.9
Pennsylvania20.40.220.70.217.30.527.65.917.62.920.41.8
Puerto Rico15.41.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU15.31.3
Rhode Island21.30.621.70.616.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSU19.75.1
South Carolina17.50.318.60.313.30.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota23.70.723.60.7DSUDSU25.44.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee18.40.218.90.214.40.6DSUDSUDSUDSU15.93.9
Texas15.30.115.90.212.70.412.62.99.31.214.30.3
Utah37.40.637.70.637.58.620.85.629.25.429.33.6
Vermont23.90.823.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia18.40.219.50.214.30.431.38.212.31.917.62.7
Washington29.90.330.10.331.81.935.34.118.41.536.62.9
West Virginia23.20.423.40.519.42.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin25.90.226.10.221.61.430.84.028.85.918.42.9
Wyoming19.81.019.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Short-stay residents stay fewer than 30 days in a nursing home, typically following an acute care hospitalization.

b Residents with moderate to severe pain experience pain at least daily, or horrible or excruciating pain at any frequency.

c Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year. Race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

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

 

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Internet Citation: Table 11_1_15-3: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_15-3.html