Table 9_1_13-1

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_13.1
Short-stay nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain, United States, 2004 and 2006a
Population group20062004
PercentSEPercentSE
Total22.30.023.40.0
Ageb0–6431.10.232.70.2
65–7426.10.127.60.1
75–8420.90.122.30.1
85 and over16.20.117.70.1
GenderbMale18.10.119.10.1
Female24.50.125.60.1
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White23.10.024.30.0
Non-Hispanic, Black17.30.117.80.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN26.40.726.60.7
Non-Hispanic, API15.60.315.70.3
Hispanic, all races18.10.219.00.2

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_13-1: 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_13-1.html