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Performance Measures, FY 2011 - 2015

State Performance Measures

Link to SPM Data

  • Percent of women who recently had a live-born infant and reported having one or more alcoholic drinks in an average week during the last 3 months of pregnancy.
  • Rate of reports of maltreatment per thousand children 0 - 14 years of age
  • Percent of mothers who report tooth decay in their 3-year old child.
  • Percent of women who recently delivered a live birth and are not doing anything to keep from getting pregnant.
  • Percent of students who were hit, slapped, or physically hurt on purpose by their boyfriend or girlfriend during the 12 months before the survey.
  • Percent of women who recently had a live-born infant and experienced intimate partner violence during pregnancy.
  • Percent of women who delivered a live birth and had a provider talk to them about post partum depression since their new baby was born.
  • Percent of mothers who recently delivered a live birth w/ home environmental factors associated with SIDS/unexplained asphyxia.  (laying baby down to sleep on side or stomach; baby sleeping with pillows, plush toys, etc; smoking allowed in home; co-sleeping)
  • Percent of mothers who report their 3-year-old child had a BMI greater than the 85th percentile (overweight and obese).
  • Percent of early term births at 37-38 weeks gestation.

National Performance Measures

Link to NPM Data

  • The percent of screen positive newborns who received timely follow up to definitive diagnosis and clinical management for condition(s) mandated by their State-sponsored newborn screening programs.
  • The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 whose families partner in a decision-making at all levels and are satisfied with the services they receive.
  • The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 who receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care in a medical home.
  • The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 whose families have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the services they need.
  • The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 whose families report the community-based service systems are organized so they can use them easily.
  • The percent of youth with special health care needs who received the services necessary to make transitions to all aspects of adult life.
  • Percent of children 19 to 35 months who have received a full schedule of age appropriate immunizations for Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Polio, Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Haemophilus Influenza and Hepatitis B.
  • The rate of birth (per 1000) for teenagers aged 15 through 17 years.
  • Percent of third grade children who have received protective sealants on at least one permanent molar tooth. 
  • The rate of deaths to children aged 14 years and younger caused by motor vehicle crashes per 100,000 children.
  • The percent of mothers who breastfeed their infants at 6 months of age.
  • Percent of newborns who have been screened for hearing before hospital discharge. 
  • Percent of children without health insurance.
  • Percent of children, ages 2 to 5 years, receiving WIC services with a BMI at or above the 85th percentile.
  • Percent of women who smoke in last three months of pregnancy.
  • The rate (per 100,000) of Suicide deaths among youths aged 15 through 19. 
  • Percent of very low birth weight infants delivered at facilities for high-risk deliveries .
  • Percent of infants born to pregnant women receiving prenatal care beginning in the first trimester. 

Health System Indicators

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  • The percent of live births weighing less than 2,500 grams.
  • The percent of live singleton births weighing less than 2,500 grams.
  • The percent of live births weighing less than 1,500 grams.
  • The percent of live singleton births weighing less than 1,500 grams. 
  • The death rate per 100,000 due to unintentional injuries among children ages 14 years and younger.
  • The death rate per 100,000 for unintentional injuries due to motor vehicle crashes among children aged 14 years and younger.
  • The death rate per 100,000 for unintentional injuries for youth aged 15 through 24 years old due to motor vehicle crashes.
  • The rate per 100,000 of all nonfatal injuries among children aged 14 years and younger. 
  • Injuries due to motor vehicle crashes among children aged 14 years and younger. 
  • The rate per 100,000 of all nonfatal injuries due to motor vehicle crashes among children aged 15 through 24 years. 
  • The rate per 1,000 women aged 15 through 19 years with a reported case of chlamydia. 
  • The rate per 1,000 women aged 20 through 44 years with a reported case of chlamydia. 
  • Infants and children aged 0 through 24 years  by s age group and race. 
  • Live births to women (of all ages) enumerated by maternal age, race and ethnicity.
  • Deaths of infants and children aged 0 through 24 years enumerated by age subgroup, race and ethnicity. 
  • Characteristics of Infants and Children 0 through 19 years in miscellaneous situations or enrolled in various State programs enumerated by race and ethnicity:
    • Number of children in State by race
    • Number enrolled in Medicaid
    • Number living in Foster Care (out-of-home care)
    • Juveniles Arrests
    • High School Dropouts
    • Number enrolled in TANF
    • Number enrolled in Food Stamp programs
    • Number enrolled in WIC
    • Percent in single parent household. 
    • Enrolled in SCHIP
    • Hispanic/Not Hispanic Children
    • Geographic living area 
  • Percent of the state population at various levels of the federal poverty level.
  • Percent of the state population aged 0 through 19 years at various levels of the federal poverty level.

Health System Capacity Indicators

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  • The rate of children hospitalized for asthma per 10,000 children less than five years of age.
  • The percent of Medicaid enrollees whose age is less than one year who received at least one initial or periodic screen.
  • The percent of SCHIP enrollees whose age is less than one year who received at least one initial or periodic screen.
  • The percent of women (15–44) with a live birth during the reporting year whose observed to expected prenatal visits are greater than or equal to 80% on the Kotelchuck Index.
  • Comparison of health system capacity indicators for Medicaid, non-Medicaid and all MCH populations in the state.  (Medicaid and Non-Medicaid Comparison)
  • Percent of poverty level for eligibility in the state's Medicaid and SCHIP programs for infants (0–1), children and pregnant women.  (Medicaid and CHIP eligibility levels)
  • The percent of EPSDT eligible children aged 6 through 9 receiving any dental health service during the year.
  • The percent of potentially Medicaid-eligible children who have received a service paid by the Medicaid Program
  • The percent of State SSI beneficiaries less than 16 years old receiving rehabilitation services from the State Children with Special Health Care Needs.
  • The ability of States to assure that the Maternal and Child Health program and Title V agency have access to policy and program relevant information and data.
  • The ability of States to determine the percent of adolescents in grades 9 through 12 who report using tobacco products in the past month.