Table 9_1_3-2

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_3.2
Long-stay nursing home residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total4.30.04.00.06.00.14.50.34.20.24.40.1
Agea0–646.00.15.90.16.20.16.10.66.40.55.90.2
65–745.20.15.10.15.80.14.80.65.00.44.60.2
75–844.30.04.00.06.00.13.80.53.60.33.90.2
85 and over3.50.03.30.06.10.13.70.53.50.23.70.2
GenderaMale4.20.04.00.05.10.14.60.45.00.34.60.2
Female4.30.04.00.06.70.14.50.43.80.24.30.1

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_3-2: 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_3-2.html