Table 9_1_1-1

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 9_1_1.1
Long-stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, United States, 2004 and 2006a
Population group20062004
PercentSEPercentSE
Total7.80.08.60.0
Ageb0–6411.60.111.80.1
65–749.70.110.50.1
75–847.70.08.70.0
85 and over6.00.07.10.0
GenderbMale7.10.07.60.0
Female8.00.09.00.0
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White8.10.09.00.0
Non-Hispanic, Black6.60.17.00.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN10.20.410.10.4
Non-Hispanic, API3.80.14.30.2
Hispanic, all races6.40.16.50.1

a Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

b Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_1-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/9_nursinghome_homehealth_hospice/T9_1_1-1.html