Table 9_1_13-2

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_13.2
Short-stay nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total22.30.023.10.017.30.126.40.715.60.318.10.2
Agea0–6431.10.233.00.326.00.436.62.623.51.927.70.8
65–7426.10.128.40.218.30.328.52.020.81.119.20.5
75–8420.90.122.10.113.70.222.51.514.70.714.70.4
85 and over16.20.116.90.110.60.216.21.510.20.611.30.4
GenderaMale18.10.118.70.114.80.223.31.012.00.515.30.3
Female24.50.125.30.118.90.128.60.918.00.420.10.3

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_13-2: 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_13-2.html