Table 9_1_14-2

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_14.2
Short-stay nursing home residents with delirium, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total2.90.03.00.02.60.13.30.32.10.11.80.1
Agea0–642.50.12.60.12.50.22.10.82.30.72.00.3
65–742.60.12.70.12.50.12.40.71.90.41.60.2
75–843.10.03.20.03.00.12.70.62.10.31.90.1
85 and over3.50.03.60.03.00.14.90.92.20.31.80.2
GenderaMale3.10.03.20.02.70.13.40.42.30.21.80.1
Female2.80.02.90.02.60.13.10.41.90.21.80.1

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_14-2: 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_14-2.html