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Percent of Decedents Spending 7 or More Days in ICU/CCU During the Last Six Months of Life, by Gender
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    Percent of Decedents Spending 7 or More Days in ICU/CCU During the Last Six Months of Life, by Gender
    (Gender: Overall; Year: 2014; Region Levels: State)
    Alabama 14.1%
    Alaska 9.7%
    Arizona 15.2%
    Arkansas 9.5%
    California 17.6%
    Colorado 8.6%
    Connecticut 13.5%
    Delaware 13.4%
    District of Columbia 13.6%
    Florida 20.0%
    Georgia 12.2%
    Hawaii 14.3%
    Idaho 5.0%
    Illinois 16.2%
    Indiana 12.9%
    Iowa 6.8%
    Kansas 10.4%
    Kentucky 15.5%
    Louisiana 13.5%
    Maine 5.1%
    Maryland 11.2%
    Massachusetts 8.2%
    Michigan 13.0%
    Minnesota 6.0%
    Mississippi 11.7%
    Missouri 13.8%
    Montana 6.8%
    Nebraska 11.0%
    Nevada 16.9%
    New Hampshire 7.1%
    New Jersey 22.6%
    New Mexico 12.1%
    New York 11.8%
    North Carolina 12.8%
    North Dakota 4.2%
    Ohio 14.4%
    Oklahoma 12.0%
    Oregon 5.3%
    Pennsylvania 15.4%
    Rhode Island 7.8%
    South Carolina 14.1%
    South Dakota 7.3%
    Tennessee 13.8%
    Texas 15.9%
    Utah 6.1%
    Vermont 4.9%
    Virginia 15.3%
    Washington 9.2%
    West Virginia 16.0%
    Wisconsin 6.3%
    Wyoming 6.3%
    National Average 13.8%
    90th Percentile 16.2%
    50th Percentile 12.1%
    10th Percentile 5.3%
        • DENOMINATOR DEFINITION:
        • 100% of Medicare enrollees age 65-99 who died during the measurement year with full Part A entitlement and no HMO enrollment during the measurement period. Age, gender, race, and eligibility are determined using the Denominator file.

        • NUMERATOR DEFINITION:
        • Number of patients spending 7 or more days in ICU within six months of the death date in the MedPAR file. For stays that began prior to the six-month period before the death date, only the portion of the event that occurred within the six-month window is used. ICU days are determined by the following indicators in the MedPAR claim: ICARECNT (intensive care day count), CRNRYDAY (coronary care day count).

        • ADJUSTMENTS:
        • Rates are adjusted for age, sex and race using the indirect method, using the U.S. Medicare decedent population as the standard. Gender-specific rates are age and race adjusted; race-specific rates are age and sex adjusted.




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