Data

The Long-Term Care Data Cooperative consists of 1,481,507 residents in 1,585 skilled nursing facilities comprising 83 long-term care organizations. Data are current as of April 15, 2024. Additional details on available data are shown below. Due to conflicting reports from different patient records, some residents may be double-counted.

 Counts of Skilled Nursing Facilities Residents

TOTAL
Nursing Home Organizations
83
Nursing Home Facilities
1,585
Residents* 1,481,507

*Patients with a stay at a LTCDC participating facility. EMR resident counts may not sum to total due to patient overlap in organizations.
LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Analysis of Match to CMS Data

METRIC MATCH RATE USING VARIABLES IN MEDICARE OR MEDICAID DATA
All Persons
97.84%
Age 65 and up
99.01%
Age Below 65 90.00%
Missing Age
33.61%

LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024
Analysis provided by NIA Data LINKAGE
CMS = Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

 Demographic Characteristics: Age Groups by Sex

AGE RANGE FEMALE MALE UNKNOWN
0-17
82
86
14
18-34
2,613
3,409
-
35-54
27,654
28,964
26
55-64
72,318
73,496
58
65-74
180,880
155,560 118
75-84
271,019
192,948
177
85+
314,520
157,098
255

LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Demographic Characteristics: Race

RACE COUNT
White
1,022,910
Black or African American
165,151
Asian 11,939
American Indian or Alaska Native
2,105
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 859
Unknown
302,241

LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Demographic Characteristics: Ethnicity

ETHNICITY COUNT
Not Hispanic or Latino
1,204,165
Hispanic or Latino
26,123
Unknown 273,958

LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Resident Characteristics: Admissions, Stays, and Hospital Transfers

METRIC COUNT
Distinct residents admitted
1,481,507
...with at least one year of data
172,018
...with at least three years of data 61,481
...with at least five years of data
23,392
Distinct nursing home stays 2,165,752
Hospital Transfers*
366,809

*Includes emergency room visits and inpatient admissions.
LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Counts of Patients with Clinical Events, Relevant Records and Measurements

METRIC RESIDENT COUNT RECORD COUNT
Laboratory results
909,777
207,559,240
Vitals Readings
1,365,034
1,534,273,596
...temperature

 227,996,973
...pulse rate

203,859,990
...respiration rate

147,138,885
...blood pressure

203,571,690
...oxygen saturation

234,218,486
...pain scale

285,577,610
...blood sugar

134,004,439
Distinct diagnoses
909,777
207,559,240
Medication prescriptions

1,534,273,596
Medication administrations

227,996,973
Vaccination administrations

203,859,990
Vaccination historical records

147,138,885
Vaccination refusal records

203,571,690
Assessments*

44,331,863

*Includes assessments, instruments, surveys, and other question-response style information captured by health care providers and staff.
LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Resident Characteristics: Select Diagnoses and Treatments

METRIC COUNT
Patients diagnosed with ADRD
398,760
...diagnosed with diabetes
530,790
...diagnosed with a pressure ulcer
231,173
Influenza diagnoses
17,340
Influenza vaccinations 438,542
COVID-19 diagnoses
394,855
COVID-19 vaccinations 336,765

LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024

 Counts of Facilities and Staff

METRIC COUNT
Distinct facilities referenced
1,585
Physicians with a National Provider ID
23,944
Non-Physician Providers w/ National Provider ID 14,701
Other Providers and Staff
132,397

LAST UPDATED 4/15/2024