T11_1_4_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_4.4
Low-risk long-staya nursing home residents who lost control of their bowels or bladder, by race/ethnicityb and State, 2009c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total50.90.151.20.150.50.244.10.849.80.448.40.3
Alabama48.90.447.60.553.20.9DSUDSUDSUDSU46.79.1
Alaska52.32.657.53.1DSUDSU43.45.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona54.00.755.00.861.33.040.52.654.47.354.01.8
Arkansas42.70.541.70.549.21.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California56.30.257.40.354.30.750.82.654.20.755.10.5
Colorado48.00.549.10.644.42.633.36.839.84.641.81.7
Connecticut50.80.451.80.446.71.440.68.740.76.442.61.9
Delaware52.51.052.01.154.12.2DSUDSUDSUDSU46.57.6
District of Columbia52.71.255.73.352.41.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida52.80.353.00.351.70.655.65.951.03.553.50.9
Georgia52.10.450.70.455.10.6DSUDSU47.16.148.53.9
Hawaii63.31.068.02.3DSUDSUDSUDSU62.21.265.27.0
Idaho55.71.056.01.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU51.96.9
Illinois39.70.242.30.330.80.528.34.734.01.632.01.1
Indiana52.30.352.10.355.11.144.78.154.47.355.83.7
Iowa44.30.444.30.448.73.7DSUDSUDSUDSU42.36.9
Kansas44.10.444.20.545.52.250.07.740.07.339.63.8
Kentucky52.60.452.10.458.81.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Louisiana42.20.440.50.446.50.736.87.847.87.440.34.2
Maine69.60.869.90.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland57.20.458.00.555.90.858.18.952.33.451.55.0
Massachusetts63.00.363.60.357.81.553.57.662.42.850.92.2
Michigan53.10.352.80.454.60.855.76.449.36.155.23.2
Minnesota53.30.453.80.441.52.344.34.145.74.649.14.7
Mississippi49.50.547.50.653.50.850.08.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri37.00.337.00.337.70.936.26.327.95.427.73.7
Montana48.80.949.10.9DSUDSU42.54.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska46.80.647.00.644.73.537.06.6DSUDSU48.07.1
Nevada56.11.056.21.159.33.5DSUDSU57.66.155.04.7
New Hampshire52.30.852.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey44.80.346.80.440.50.828.64.432.31.937.21.2
New Mexico52.10.953.61.138.36.354.22.7DSUDSU49.01.6
New York51.70.254.60.246.80.551.14.238.21.340.50.7
North Carolina59.20.357.70.464.00.754.44.363.26.456.35.1
North Dakota46.80.846.80.8DSUDSU46.65.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio46.80.247.30.244.70.6DSUDSU39.04.440.22.7
Oklahoma40.70.441.00.542.31.734.12.039.57.933.14.2
Oregon59.10.859.50.857.35.2DSUDSU39.75.559.76.5
Pennsylvania62.30.262.60.262.60.744.47.438.83.852.42.2
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island46.40.746.50.746.33.9DSUDSUDSUDSU48.15.7
South Carolina62.20.560.30.666.80.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota48.80.849.30.8DSUDSU39.73.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee50.50.449.20.457.40.9DSUDSU50.08.845.57.5
Texas47.10.245.90.350.30.641.95.143.12.650.80.6
Utah52.00.952.21.055.68.355.46.647.18.646.85.2
Vermont57.51.257.51.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia59.30.459.10.460.10.8DSUDSU57.93.948.74.6
Washington58.70.559.30.558.72.649.05.048.62.654.03.6
West Virginia54.60.754.50.761.03.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin49.10.449.10.448.92.446.74.934.87.044.34.3
Wyoming41.91.342.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU47.28.3

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 no 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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_4_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_4_4.html