Table 9_1_10-1

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_10.1
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse, United States, 2004 and 2006a
Population group20062004
PercentSEPercentSE
Total15.60.015.20.0
Ageb0–649.50.18.80.1
65–7414.20.113.50.1
75–8416.70.116.10.1
85 and over17.20.117.00.1
GenderbMale14.30.113.80.1
Female16.20.115.80.1
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White16.00.015.70.0
Non-Hispanic, Black13.60.112.80.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN12.40.511.60.5
Non-Hispanic, API14.40.313.20.4
Hispanic, all races13.50.212.80.2

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_10-1: 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_10-1.html