Table 9_1_18-2

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_18.2
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total72.00.074.50.059.00.170.40.569.70.364.50.2
Agea0–6457.60.160.10.150.00.265.61.058.20.859.20.4
65–7467.90.170.40.159.20.368.91.265.60.864.00.5
75–8472.90.174.90.162.00.273.41.070.50.565.70.3
85 and over77.80.179.30.165.30.273.91.076.10.568.50.4
GenderaMale67.80.170.60.156.30.268.20.867.00.563.30.3
Female73.90.076.10.160.80.172.20.771.40.465.50.3

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_18-2: 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_18-2.html