Table 4_4_3-1

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 4_4_3.1
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions age 40 and over with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasties (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), United States, 2000 and 2005
Population group20052000
RateaSERateaSE
Total11.90.115.40.1
Age40–444.50.45.00.4
45–647.00.17.20.1
65 and over16.90.222.50.2
Age65–698.70.314.60.3
70–7413.60.316.40.4
75–7916.90.425.10.5
80–8425.10.632.30.7
85 and over39.31.057.11.3
GenderMale10.40.112.40.1
Female15.30.219.90.2
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)11.90.216.30.3
Second quartile12.10.215.70.2
Third quartile12.30.215.40.3
Fourth quartile (highest income)11.20.214.10.3
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan11.20.215.40.2
Large fringe metropolitan10.90.215.10.3
Medium metropolitan12.50.315.00.3
Small metropolitan13.60.413.90.4
Micropolitan (nonmetro)12.10.417.50.4
Noncore (nonmetro)13.40.416.50.4
Expected payment sourcePrivate insurance11.40.312.60.3
Medicare11.60.116.10.2
Medicaid14.60.619.70.7
Other insurance14.50.914.01.2
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge17.40.718.50.9
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast10.60.313.70.3
Midwest11.20.216.10.2
South12.30.215.10.2
West13.30.317.00.3
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit11.50.115.10.1
Private, for profit13.00.316.70.4
Public14.10.417.40.5
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching10.90.214.90.2
Nonteaching12.60.215.70.2
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan11.20.215.60.2
Large fringe metropolitan10.90.314.90.3
Medium metropolitan12.50.215.30.3
Small metropolitan13.70.314.90.3
Micropolitan (nonmetro)14.70.618.60.8
Noncore (nonmetro)****
Bed size of hospitalLess than 10014.21.019.22.0
100–29912.40.215.60.2
300–49912.30.215.00.2
500 or more10.80.215.70.2

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Group (APR-DRG) risk of mortality score. When reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender and APR-DRG risk of mortality score; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age and APR-DRG risk of mortality score.

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 4_4_3-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/4_heartdiseases/T4_4_3-1.html