Table 9_1_5-1

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_5.1
Long-stay nursing home residents who are more depressed or anxious, United States, 2004 and 2006a
Population group20062004
PercentSEPercentSE
Total14.50.014.50.0
Ageb0–6413.00.113.10.1
65–7414.20.114.20.1
75–8414.70.114.70.1
85 and over14.80.114.90.1
GenderbMale13.50.113.70.1
Female14.90.014.90.0
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White15.30.015.30.0
Non-Hispanic, Black11.10.110.80.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN13.30.413.30.4
Non-Hispanic, API9.50.29.70.2
Hispanic, all races10.90.110.50.1

a Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

b Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

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_5-1: 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_5-1.html