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State Summary: Michigan, 2018 Senior Report
Michigan
2018 Senior Report
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State Findings: Michigan, 2018, 2018 Senior Report
Strengths
  • High prevalence of dental visits
  • High prevalence of seniors with a dedicated provider
  • Low hip fracture hospitalization rate
Challenges
  • High prevalence of obesity
  • High percentage of hospital readmissions
  • Low flu vaccination coverage
Highlights
  • In the past year, home-delivered meals increased 15% from 15.8 to 18.2 meals per 100 seniors ages 60+ with independent-living difficulty
  • In the past two years, excessive drinking increased 19% from 7.2% to 8.6% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past three years, suicide increased 8% from 13.2 to 14.3 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+
  • In the past four years, falls increased 78% from 16.2% to 28.9% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past five years, home health care workers increased 36% from 75.0 to 102.1 aides per 1,000 adults ages 75+
  • In the past five years, hip fractures decreased 22% from 6.7 to 5.2 hospitalizations per 1,000 Medicare enrollees
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