T11_1_20_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 11_1_20.4
Short-staya nursing home residents with pressure sores, by race/ethnicityb and State, 2009c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total17.80.017.30.020.80.118.40.619.40.321.00.2
Alabama17.70.316.80.321.50.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Alaska20.82.121.52.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona14.60.314.40.315.11.818.71.610.93.316.11.1
Arkansas15.80.314.50.326.11.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California26.20.226.30.226.80.622.91.924.40.526.00.5
Colorado11.50.311.40.313.71.7DSUDSUDSUDSU12.41.1
Connecticut16.00.216.20.314.11.0DSUDSUDSUDSU14.81.4
Delaware15.00.614.80.616.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia21.71.017.51.624.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida21.00.120.50.121.40.518.13.317.31.926.40.5
Georgia19.00.217.50.323.60.5DSUDSU14.13.820.32.6
Hawaii19.50.720.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSU19.10.821.46.3
Idaho13.40.513.60.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Illinois17.50.217.00.221.50.518.54.114.31.518.31.0
Indiana12.80.212.50.217.60.8DSUDSUDSUDSU14.02.6
Iowa11.60.311.50.312.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas14.10.314.00.315.31.5DSUDSUDSUDSU18.72.9
Kentucky15.80.315.60.317.91.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Louisiana19.70.318.50.423.40.7DSUDSU21.46.313.93.3
Maine13.10.412.90.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland19.80.219.30.321.10.5DSUDSU15.12.014.42.3
Massachusetts16.30.216.60.214.81.0DSUDSU7.71.513.21.5
Michigan14.40.214.00.217.60.518.54.312.82.912.91.7
Minnesota10.80.210.80.210.81.819.33.6DSUDSU12.23.5
Mississippi15.70.314.00.420.60.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri13.50.213.20.217.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSU14.32.7
Montana13.30.613.40.6DSUDSU14.43.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska11.50.311.50.312.32.0DSUDSUDSUDSU13.63.8
Nevada20.60.620.10.624.72.6DSUDSU15.63.127.33.3
New Hampshire13.30.413.30.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey23.80.224.20.222.00.620.33.215.61.520.90.9
New Mexico14.40.514.40.619.24.616.52.0DSUDSU14.51.1
New York23.00.223.30.222.00.520.93.019.71.220.80.7
North Carolina15.60.214.50.220.40.515.52.69.93.013.82.5
North Dakota14.20.713.80.7DSUDSU26.25.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio16.20.116.20.116.40.4DSUDSU16.22.917.41.9
Oklahoma17.80.417.60.421.31.720.72.0DSUDSU14.73.5
Oregon13.80.313.80.313.83.6DSUDSUDSUDSU16.73.9
Pennsylvania18.70.118.60.219.90.6DSUDSU12.72.714.01.6
Puerto Rico16.41.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU16.51.4
Rhode Island18.00.618.30.615.43.8DSUDSUDSUDSU17.04.9
South Carolina20.60.319.40.325.10.7DSUDSUDSUDSU18.55.3
South Dakota12.90.612.70.6DSUDSU20.03.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee19.20.218.80.222.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSU21.95.2
Texas16.00.114.80.221.00.513.63.013.91.518.70.4
Utah13.10.413.00.4DSUDSU32.06.615.24.414.62.9
Vermont14.30.714.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia17.90.217.60.219.40.5DSUDSU14.72.116.82.7
Washington15.20.215.10.215.11.521.23.412.41.315.02.3
West Virginia21.50.521.20.520.12.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin12.20.212.20.213.11.314.73.3DSUDSU17.42.7
Wyoming11.60.811.60.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_20_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/nhqrdr11/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_20_4.html