Mississippi

Mississippi

Overall Rank: 48

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MS Overall - Senior (2013-2016) see more
  • Weighted sum of the number of standard deviations each core measure is from the national average

Strengths

  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High flu vaccination coverage
  • Low prevalence of activity-limiting joint pain

Challenges

  • Low community support expenditures
  • Low percentage of health screenings
  • High premature death rate

Highlights

  • In the past year, very good or excellent health status increased 19% from 28.4% to 33.8% of adults aged 65+.
  • In the past year, low-care nursing home residents decreased 18% from 16.3% to 13.4% of residents.
  • In the past year, smoking decreased 19% from 12.9% to 10.5% of adults aged 65+.
  • In the past 3 years, home health care increased 44% from 58.2 to 83.7 home health care workers per 1,000 adults aged 75+.
  • In the past 3 years, hospice care use increased 39% from 35.1% to 48.9% of decedents aged 65+.

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Core Measure Impact

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Core Measures

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Measures Rank Value History Take Action
Able-bodied 50 55.5 view View Actions
All Determinants - Senior 49 -0.401 view View Actions
All Outcomes - Senior 44 -0.247 view View Actions
Behaviors - Seniors 22 0.006 view View Actions
Clinical Care - Seniors 50 -0.125 view View Actions
Community - Seniors 49 -0.196 view View Actions
Community & Environment - Macro - Seniors 47 -0.111 view View Actions
Community & Environment - Micro - Seniors 50 -0.085 view View Actions
Community Support 50 261 view View Actions
Dedicated Health Care Provider 43 91.3 view View Actions
Dental Visit - Seniors 49 54 view View Actions
Diabetes Management 35 77.1 view View Actions
Excessive Drinking - Seniors 2 3.2 view View Actions
Falls 19 28 view View Actions
Flu Vaccine 10 66.6 view View Actions
Food Insecurity 48 24.3 view View Actions
Frequent Mental Distress - Seniors 33 7.4 view View Actions
Geriatrician Shortfall 47 86 view View Actions
Health Screenings 50 78.5 view View Actions
Health Status - Seniors 47 33.8 view View Actions
Hip Fracture - Seniors 45 7.3 view View Actions
Home Health Care - Seniors 31 83.7 view View Actions
Home-Delivered Meals 31 18.1 view View Actions
Hospice Care - Seniors 30 48.9 view View Actions
Hospital Deaths - Seniors 42 24 view View Actions
Hospital Readmissions - Seniors 43 15.5 view View Actions
ICU Use - Seniors 24 11.7 view View Actions
Low-Care Nursing Home Residents 35 13.4 view View Actions
Nursing Home Quality 40 35.4 view View Actions
Obesity - Seniors 32 28.8 view View Actions
Overall - Senior 48 -0.648 view View Actions
Pain Management - Seniors 2 52.5 view View Actions
Physical Inactivity - Seniors 47 38.3 view View Actions
Policy - Seniors 42 -0.087 view View Actions
Poverty - Seniors 49 13.2 view View Actions
Premature Death - Seniors 50 2442.3 view View Actions
Prescription Drug Coverage-Seniors 31 84 view View Actions
Preventable Hospitalizations-Seniors 48 73.6 view View Actions
Recommended Hospital Care-Seniors 50 95.5 view View Actions
Smoking - Seniors 39 10.5 view View Actions
SNAP Reach 25 65.2 view View Actions
Teeth Extractions - Seniors 48 22.5 view View Actions
Underweight - Seniors 3 1 view View Actions
Volunteerism 33 23.3 view View Actions


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