Table 10_1_5_4

2011 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 10_1_5.4
Long-staya nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities increased, by race/ethnicityb and State, 2009c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total15.80.016.00.014.80.115.00.512.10.315.10.2
Alabama12.50.312.70.311.70.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Alaska13.01.613.82.0DSUDSU11.93.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona16.00.416.00.513.31.916.61.615.94.416.31.1
Arkansas14.40.314.80.312.40.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California13.10.113.50.212.80.412.91.511.00.412.40.3
Colorado15.90.315.80.416.61.7DSUDSU14.43.116.81.1
Connecticut16.60.316.90.313.30.920.56.122.24.914.01.3
Delaware15.30.715.40.814.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSU23.46.2
District of Columbia12.10.715.42.211.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida14.40.214.90.212.70.410.63.211.82.013.80.5
Georgia15.00.215.10.314.70.4DSUDSU10.93.112.42.5
Hawaii12.00.614.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSU11.20.7DSUDSU
Idaho13.90.613.80.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU22.45.1
Illinois13.90.114.90.210.10.313.23.113.01.113.20.8
Indiana21.60.221.40.224.10.9DSUDSU23.55.119.42.7
Iowa13.20.213.30.211.02.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas15.20.315.40.312.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSU14.02.5
Kentucky17.30.317.30.317.61.0DSUDSUDSUDSU20.45.8
Louisiana20.50.320.90.319.50.523.96.3DSUDSU20.43.2
Maine16.40.516.40.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland15.70.316.30.314.50.5DSUDSU14.62.315.53.2
Massachusetts14.00.214.10.212.30.915.94.610.21.612.71.3
Michigan13.80.213.90.213.00.516.34.110.93.314.72.0
Minnesota15.40.215.40.214.71.612.22.415.73.113.13.0
Mississippi16.60.318.00.413.90.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri13.20.213.50.211.40.6DSUDSUDSUDSU11.22.4
Montana15.30.615.40.6DSUDSU9.22.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska15.50.415.70.48.61.616.74.4DSUDSU16.13.9
Nevada22.60.722.50.819.12.6DSUDSU18.84.426.63.8
New Hampshire17.30.517.20.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey13.20.213.40.213.10.59.72.810.71.111.20.7
New Mexico18.00.619.50.820.74.515.61.8DSUDSU15.71.1
New York15.00.115.80.212.70.314.62.211.90.812.40.4
North Carolina22.60.322.90.321.20.529.33.320.64.922.03.7
North Dakota15.90.515.80.5DSUDSU21.84.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio14.40.114.60.213.20.4DSUDSU11.02.516.01.8
Oklahoma13.30.313.50.311.91.013.31.4DSUDSU12.32.6
Oregon11.70.411.60.514.33.3DSUDSU13.83.7DSUDSU
Pennsylvania19.40.219.00.222.60.521.44.920.62.720.81.6
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island16.70.516.70.59.92.3DSUDSUDSUDSU19.83.7
South Carolina13.90.314.70.412.20.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota15.10.515.20.5DSUDSU14.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee13.20.213.40.212.10.5DSUDSUDSUDSU17.14.3
Texas20.30.220.40.220.30.425.83.919.71.820.20.4
Utah14.50.614.70.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU14.63.2
Vermont17.80.817.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia18.00.318.00.317.80.5DSUDSU13.22.416.83.0
Washington15.20.315.30.313.41.612.22.915.41.714.92.3
West Virginia17.80.417.90.513.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin15.40.215.40.217.01.517.63.2DSUDSU15.52.8
Wyoming14.40.814.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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

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.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 10_1_5_4: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/10_functional_status/T10_1_5_4.html