Table 11_1_6-3

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_6.3
Long-staya nursing home residents who lost too much weight,b by race/ethnicity, by State, 2008c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total8.40.08.50.08.40.18.50.58.10.37.10.1
Alabama13.90.413.70.514.50.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AlaskaDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona8.00.38.30.47.41.47.21.1DSUDSU7.30.8
Arkansas8.30.28.20.28.70.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California10.70.211.40.310.00.610.42.59.40.69.10.5
Colorado8.70.38.80.36.11.117.64.49.72.57.80.8
Connecticut12.10.412.50.47.91.2DSUDSUDSUDSU10.82.0
Delaware11.71.110.91.214.52.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia7.10.67.11.57.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida8.70.18.90.28.40.3DSUDSU8.91.68.20.4
Georgia8.80.29.10.28.40.3DSUDSU9.72.89.62.1
Hawaii9.90.510.21.2DSUDSUDSUDSU9.90.6DSUDSU
Idaho7.60.47.60.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Illinois9.00.19.30.18.10.312.43.17.20.88.90.7
Indiana8.10.28.10.28.40.5DSUDSUDSUDSU5.41.5
Iowa5.80.25.80.26.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas7.30.27.40.27.51.0DSUDSUDSUDSU5.91.6
Kentucky9.60.29.60.29.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Louisiana9.20.29.10.29.20.4DSUDSUDSUDSU9.42.2
Maine9.70.49.80.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland11.80.411.60.512.40.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Massachusetts10.20.310.40.39.51.4DSUDSUDSUDSU7.31.8
Michigan11.90.311.90.412.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Minnesota7.20.27.20.25.00.95.41.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Mississippi8.60.28.70.38.40.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri7.50.27.70.26.70.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Montana9.60.49.60.5DSUDSU9.22.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska7.60.37.50.311.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nevada8.90.59.30.57.71.5DSUDSUDSUDSU7.42.0
New Hampshire7.30.37.30.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey8.10.18.20.27.80.49.62.67.70.97.50.6
New Mexico11.71.011.61.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU13.01.9
New York7.30.17.50.17.00.28.02.15.70.56.50.3
North Carolina9.20.29.40.28.80.36.21.6DSUDSU11.32.7
North Dakota8.10.48.10.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio8.10.18.00.18.50.3DSUDSU8.22.07.11.3
Oklahoma12.20.512.50.58.01.613.32.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Oregon14.60.914.80.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Pennsylvania7.80.17.70.18.60.4DSUDSU7.71.76.61.0
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island10.90.810.70.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Carolina14.00.514.40.713.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota7.60.47.70.4DSUDSU7.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee15.10.415.40.413.00.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Texas6.20.16.40.15.80.29.82.74.81.05.80.2
Utah7.20.47.30.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Vermont9.20.69.20.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia9.50.29.50.29.40.4DSUDSU10.62.16.21.7
Washington8.10.28.20.29.01.2DSUDSU7.01.15.21.4
West Virginia9.50.39.60.37.41.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin11.30.411.10.415.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wyoming16.71.417.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Long-stay residents typically enter a nursing facility because they are no longer able to care for themselves at home. They tend to stay in the facility for several months or years.

b Includes residents who experienced weight loss of 5% or more in the prior 30 days or 10% or more in the prior 6 months.

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_6-3: 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_6-3.html