Table 11_1_20-3

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_20.3
Short-staya nursing home residents with pressure sores, by race/ethnicity,b by State, 2008c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total18.90.018.40.022.00.119.70.620.90.322.10.2
Alabama18.50.317.50.322.80.6DSUDSUDSUDSU28.96.8
Alaska27.12.327.62.6DSUDSU20.45.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona16.00.315.90.317.52.020.11.822.15.015.71.1
Arkansas16.00.315.00.323.71.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California27.50.227.80.227.90.624.72.025.40.627.10.5
Colorado12.30.312.10.313.51.7DSUDSUDSUDSU13.91.3
Connecticut17.30.217.50.316.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSU14.11.5
Delaware19.10.619.20.718.41.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia24.01.219.01.827.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida22.20.121.60.221.90.523.43.216.92.028.90.6
Georgia20.10.318.90.324.30.6DSUDSU23.95.115.42.8
Hawaii21.40.823.31.7DSUDSUDSUDSU20.80.928.27.2
Idaho15.20.515.10.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU16.34.0
Illinois18.20.217.90.222.10.513.13.715.91.718.51.1
Indiana13.90.213.70.216.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSU12.22.3
Iowa11.60.311.50.318.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas14.90.314.90.316.41.5DSUDSUDSUDSU16.43.1
Kentucky17.00.316.80.319.61.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Louisiana20.70.319.20.425.10.7DSUDSU26.26.822.53.8
Maine15.10.415.20.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland21.10.320.50.322.90.512.73.717.52.317.42.8
Massachusetts17.70.217.80.216.51.1DSUDSU13.02.216.11.7
Michigan15.70.215.20.219.20.516.34.112.32.913.21.6
Minnesota10.70.210.70.27.31.516.13.3DSUDSU19.24.5
Mississippi17.20.415.70.421.60.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri14.30.213.80.219.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSU12.52.6
Montana16.10.615.80.6DSUDSU25.64.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska12.20.312.10.315.62.1DSUDSUDSUDSU15.54.0
Nevada22.30.622.30.725.32.6DSUDSU22.74.015.52.9
New Hampshire14.20.414.10.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey25.60.226.40.222.40.622.83.317.21.621.11.0
New Mexico16.20.616.20.718.44.518.52.2DSUDSU16.11.2
New York23.50.223.80.222.60.525.63.318.71.220.90.7
North Carolina16.70.215.70.220.80.522.73.116.14.114.72.7
North Dakota16.00.715.80.7DSUDSU29.66.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio17.30.117.20.217.90.5DSUDSU20.93.515.41.8
Oklahoma18.90.418.70.424.01.818.72.0DSUDSU19.63.9
Oregon16.10.416.00.415.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSU18.34.0
Pennsylvania19.70.219.50.222.30.622.65.817.73.118.41.9
Puerto Rico17.81.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU17.61.4
Rhode Island18.70.618.70.618.33.8DSUDSUDSUDSU18.65.1
South Carolina20.90.319.90.425.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota14.00.613.90.6DSUDSU17.03.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee20.80.220.40.324.40.8DSUDSUDSUDSU23.34.6
Texas16.40.115.10.222.00.516.03.616.31.719.50.4
Utah13.10.413.00.4DSUDSUDSUDSU14.54.215.93.0
Vermont16.90.717.00.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia20.30.219.60.323.40.6DSUDSU19.52.523.13.2
Washington16.40.316.50.316.91.617.03.514.31.514.32.2
West Virginia23.80.523.50.525.12.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin13.30.213.20.215.81.416.53.4DSUDSU15.52.9
Wyoming14.90.914.70.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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

b Race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

c Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_20-3: 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_20-3.html