Table 9_1_5-2

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_5.2
Long-stay nursing home residents who are more depressed or anxious, by race/ethnicity,a United States, 2006b
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlackAI/ANAPI
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total14.50.015.30.011.10.113.30.49.50.210.90.1
Agea0–6413.00.114.20.110.80.213.90.99.70.610.40.3
65–7414.20.115.30.111.20.214.21.010.70.610.70.3
75–8414.70.115.50.111.20.112.80.89.30.410.90.3
85 and over14.80.115.40.111.30.212.80.89.10.411.30.3
GenderaMale13.50.114.60.110.30.112.20.79.30.49.90.2
Female14.90.015.50.011.60.114.10.69.60.311.60.2

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_5-2: 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_5-2.html