Table 9_1_10-2

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_10.2
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total15.60.016.00.013.60.112.40.514.40.313.50.2
Agea0–649.50.19.80.18.90.28.70.87.80.78.40.3
65–7414.20.114.40.113.20.212.91.214.30.913.70.5
75–8416.70.116.90.115.70.212.00.915.00.615.10.4
85 and over17.20.117.30.117.00.216.11.116.60.615.90.4
GenderaMale14.30.115.10.111.80.211.60.712.80.512.10.3
Female16.20.116.40.115.00.213.00.715.30.514.70.3

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_10-2: 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_10-2.html