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State Summary: Idaho, 2016 Senior Report
Idaho
2016 Senior Report
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State Findings: Idaho, 2016, 2016 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
  • Low percentage of hospital readmissions
  • Low ICU use in the last 6 months of life
Challenges
  • Low flu vaccination coverage
  • Low percentage of health screenings
  • High geriatrician shortfall
Highlights
  • In the past year, obesity decreased 13% from 29.9% to 26.1% of adults ages 65+.
  • In the past year, hospice care use increased 6% from 48.9% to 51.8% of decedents ages 65+.
  • In the past 2 years, community support increased 16% from $389 to $453 per adult ages 65+ in poverty.
  • In the past 3 years, poverty increased 27% from 7.5% to 9.5% of adults ages 65+.
  • In the past 3 years, low-care nursing home residents increased 42% from 7.6% to 10.8% of residents.
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