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
45 and over90.20.891.11.690.**
Health insurancePrivate90.61.786.93.392.**
Medicaid/dual eligible90.00.991.**

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.