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State Summary: Oregon, 2018 Senior Report
Oregon
2018 Senior Report
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State Findings: Oregon, 2018, 2018 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High SNAP enrollment
  • Low preventable hospitalization rate
Challenges
  • Low prevalence of pain management
  • Low flu vaccination coverage
  • High prevalence of falls
Highlights
  • In the past four years, falls increased 76% from 18.4% to 32.4% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past four years, suicide increased 21% from 20.7 to 25.1 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+
  • In the past two years, SNAP reach increased 18% from 107.2 to 126.2 participants per 100 adults ages 60+ in poverty
  • In the past year, flu vaccination coverage decreased 9% from 56.9% to 51.5% of adults ages 65+
  • In the past five years, hip fractures decreased 30% from 6.9 to 4.8 hospitalizations per 1,000 Medicare enrollees
  • In the past year, dental visits increased 4% from 67.5% to 70.4% of adults ages 65+
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