Table 9_1_16-2

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_16.2
Long-stay nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total85.30.086.60.079.80.185.80.483.00.280.30.2
Agea0–6476.30.177.90.172.30.281.00.976.90.776.20.3
65–7482.50.183.70.179.70.285.50.979.50.778.80.4
75–8485.70.186.50.182.20.287.10.783.30.481.00.3
85 and over89.10.089.70.084.80.289.70.786.80.484.00.3
GenderaMale82.00.183.30.177.80.284.40.680.30.479.10.3
Female86.90.088.00.081.10.186.90.584.50.381.20.2

a Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

b Data reflect care of the flu season (October - March) each 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_16-2: 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_16-2.html