Table 5_2_2-2a

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 5_2_2.2a
Adult patients with HIV and CD4 count <200 who received Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) prophylaxis,a by race/ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNon-Hispanic, WhiteNon-Hispanic, BlackHispanicOther
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total90.60.591.11.090.60.790.31.190.74.5
Age18–4490.80.791.11.390.81.091.21.4**
45 and over90.20.891.11.690.31.288.62.1**
GenderMale91.90.691.81.092.60.891.01.391.74.7
Female86.51.284.93.986.31.587.42.6**
Health insurancePrivate90.61.786.93.392.72.293.34.6**
Medicaid/dual eligible90.00.991.42.190.41.188.41.9**
Medicare93.31.194.61.793.31.790.33.1**
Other/uninsured93.31.195.11.792.21.794.41.9**

a For HIV patients having at least two CD4 tests < 200 during the year.

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

Key: PCP: Pneumocystis pneumonia; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, HIV Research Network.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 5_2_2-2a: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/5_hiv_aids/T5_2_2-2a.html