T11_1_6_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_6.4
Long-staya nursing home residents who lost too much weight, by race/ethnicityb and State, 2009c
   Non-Hispanic  
 TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total7.90.07.90.07.90.17.50.47.20.27.00.1
Alabama12.40.412.80.511.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Alaska13.63.014.43.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona6.80.36.60.39.11.56.11.1DSUDSU7.50.8
Arkansas6.90.27.00.26.50.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California9.70.210.40.38.80.611.92.68.00.68.50.5
Colorado8.00.27.90.37.71.1DSUDSU10.12.58.40.8
Connecticut11.10.411.50.48.11.2DSUDSUDSUDSU10.01.8
Delaware11.11.011.21.210.72.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia8.20.65.41.38.50.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida7.90.18.20.17.20.3DSUDSU7.51.57.10.4
Georgia8.40.28.70.28.00.3DSUDSU9.72.75.41.4
Hawaii8.10.510.91.2DSUDSUDSUDSU7.30.515.24.4
Idaho8.50.58.30.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU14.74.1
Illinois8.20.18.40.17.60.3DSUDSU8.00.96.30.5
Indiana7.70.27.60.28.20.5DSUDSUDSUDSU7.11.7
Iowa5.40.25.40.26.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas6.90.27.00.24.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSU7.11.8
Kentucky9.10.29.20.28.10.7DSUDSUDSUDSU0.00.0
Louisiana8.10.27.90.28.50.3DSUDSUDSUDSU6.71.9
Maine8.80.48.80.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland11.00.410.70.512.00.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Massachusetts8.70.38.80.36.81.2DSUDSUDSUDSU7.91.8
Michigan11.00.311.00.411.00.8DSUDSUDSUDSU13.53.2
Minnesota6.90.26.90.27.81.16.21.7DSUDSU9.62.5
Mississippi8.30.28.50.37.90.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Missouri7.00.27.00.27.40.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Montana8.00.47.80.4DSUDSU10.22.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nebraska6.70.26.60.34.81.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nevada8.40.58.70.56.01.4DSUDSUDSUDSU7.42.1
New Hampshire6.80.36.70.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey8.10.18.30.27.50.3DSUDSU7.10.97.00.5
New Mexico10.70.912.11.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU9.11.7
New York7.20.17.40.16.80.27.21.95.20.56.60.3
North Carolina9.00.29.10.28.80.34.91.5DSUDSU11.92.8
North Dakota7.60.47.60.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio7.70.17.60.18.10.3DSUDSU8.62.38.61.4
Oklahoma12.10.512.30.510.81.78.92.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Oregon12.40.812.80.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Pennsylvania7.30.17.20.18.10.315.44.56.01.57.51.0
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island9.60.79.60.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Carolina11.10.511.10.611.20.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
South Dakota6.50.36.40.3DSUDSU7.61.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee13.60.413.60.413.51.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Texas6.30.16.40.16.00.2DSUDSU7.51.16.30.2
Utah6.30.46.30.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Vermont7.90.57.80.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia8.90.29.00.28.70.4DSUDSU7.41.78.72.1
Washington8.10.28.10.28.01.211.52.78.01.29.71.8
West Virginia8.90.38.90.39.01.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin11.60.411.70.410.72.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wyoming17.41.517.61.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_6_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_6_4.html