Table 9_1_1-2

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_1.2
Long-stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total7.80.08.10.06.60.110.20.43.80.16.40.1
Agea0–6411.60.112.90.19.30.114.60.95.60.49.10.3
65–749.70.110.90.16.80.110.60.94.60.46.70.3
75–847.70.08.20.15.70.18.90.74.10.35.80.2
85 and over6.00.06.20.04.80.17.30.62.50.24.90.2
GenderaMale7.10.07.40.16.20.19.10.63.60.26.20.2
Female8.00.08.30.06.80.111.10.53.90.26.60.2

a Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

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

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_1-2: 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_1-2.html