Table 9_1_19-2

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_19.2
Short-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
Total64.40.166.50.149.40.260.30.958.30.556.20.3
Agea0–6451.30.254.20.241.80.455.22.251.52.049.10.8
65–7461.20.163.80.149.10.358.41.755.91.155.50.6
75–8465.40.167.30.150.80.361.01.558.10.856.80.5
85 and over67.80.169.20.153.00.464.91.761.40.959.60.6
GenderaMale61.80.164.20.147.10.358.41.456.80.854.80.5
Female65.70.167.70.150.90.261.61.159.40.757.20.4

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_19-2: 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_19-2.html