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State Summary: North Dakota, 2016 Senior Report
North Dakota
2016 Senior Report
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State Findings: North Dakota, 2016, 2016 Senior Report
Strengths
  • High percentage of quality nursing home beds
  • Low ICU use in the last 6 months of life
  • Ready availability of home-delivered meals
Challenges
  • Low percentage of seniors with dedicated provider
  • Low SNAP enrollment
  • Low hospice care use
Highlights
  • In the past year, nursing home quality increased 34% from 46.9% to 62.9% of beds rated 4- or 5-stars.
  • In the past year, full-mouth teeth extractions decreased 16% from 17.1% to 14.3% of adults ages 65+.
  • In the past year, home health care increased 14% from 92.9 to 105.7 home health care workers per 1,000 adults ages 75+.
  • In the past 3 years, obesity increased 23% from 24.4% to 29.9% of adults ages 65+.
  • In the past 3 years, poverty decreased 24% from 11.4% to 8.7% of adults ages 65+.
WEBSITE: health.nd.gov
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