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OA-10

Long-Term Services and Supports

OA-10 Reduce the rate of pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations among older adults
Baseline: 985.8 pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations per 100,000 persons aged 65 years and over occurred in 2007
Target: 887.3 pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations per 100,000 persons aged 65 years and older
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project-Nationwide Inpatient Sample (HCUP-NIS), AHRQ; Population Estimates, Census
Data:
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective