Tennessee

Tennessee

Overall Rank: 44

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TN Overall - Senior (2013-2015) see more
  • Weighted sum of the number of standard deviations each core measure is from the national average.

Strengths

  • Low prevalence of chronic drinking
  • High prescription drug coverage
  • High flu vaccination coverage

Challenges

  • High prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High prevalence of food insecurity
  • High hip fracture rate

Highlights

  • In the past year, chronic drinking decreased 29% from 2.1% to 1.5% of adults aged 65 and older.
  • In the past year, smoking decreased 14% from 12.5% to 10.8% of adults aged 65 and older.
  • In the past year, physical inactivity increased 30% from 32.2% to 41.7% of adults aged 65 and older.
  • In the past year, food insecurity increased 20% from 17.9% to 21.4% of adults aged 60 and older.
  • In the past year, home health care decreased 11% from 72.9 to 64.8 home health care workers per 1000 adults aged 75 and older.

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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 41 59.9 view View Actions
All Determinants - Senior 43 -0.243 view View Actions
All Outcomes - Senior 43 -0.251 view View Actions
Behavior - Seniors 39 -0.602 view View Actions
Chronic Drinking 1 1.5 view View Actions
Clinical Care - Seniors 32 -0.001 view View Actions
Community - Seniors 47 -0.167 view View Actions
Community & Environment - Macro - Seniors 42 -0.077 view View Actions
Community & Environment - Micro - Seniors 50 -0.09 view View Actions
Community Support 41 457.66 view View Actions
Dedicated Health Care Provider 14 95.5 view View Actions
Dental Visit - Seniors 42 59.8 view View Actions
Diabetes Management 14 82.3 view View Actions
Falls 23 27.9 view View Actions
Flu Vaccine 2 73.4 view View Actions
Food Insecurity 47 21.4 view View Actions
Geriatrician Shortfall 46 81.2 view View Actions
Health Screenings 31 85.2 view View Actions
Health Status - Seniors 46 32.7 view View Actions
Hip Fractures - Seniors 48 7.9 view View Actions
Home Health Care - Seniors 43 64.8 view View Actions
Home-Delivered Meals 48 10.1 view View Actions
Hospice Care - Seniors 39 45.2 view View Actions
Hospital Deaths - Seniors 37 24.3 view View Actions
Hospital Readmissions - Seniors 38 15.8 view View Actions
ICU Usage - Seniors 38 15.1 view View Actions
Low-Care Nursing Home Residents 23 10.57 view View Actions
Mental Health Days - Seniors 27 2.3 view View Actions
Nursing Home Quality 43 33.7 view View Actions
Obesity - Seniors 34 28.3 view View Actions
Overall - Senior 44 -0.495 view View Actions
Pain Management - Seniors 9 48.9 view View Actions
Physical Inactivity - Seniors 48 41.7 view View Actions
Policy - Seniors 22 -0.007 view View Actions
Poverty - Seniors 36 10.2 view View Actions
Premature Death - Seniors 43 2215.4 view View Actions
Prescription Drug Coverage-Seniors 12 87.8 view View Actions
Preventable Hospitalizations-Seniors 46 73.1 view View Actions
Recommended Hospital Care-Seniors 17 96.8 view View Actions
Smoking - Seniors 43 10.8 view View Actions
SNAP Reach 22 77.5 view View Actions
Teeth Extractions - Seniors 46 24.8 view View Actions
Underweight - Seniors 37 1.9 view View Actions
Volunteerism 38 21 view View Actions


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