Table 9_2_10-2a

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_2_10.2a
Home health care patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends, by race,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total68.20.069.10.063.10.173.90.268.80.661.80.465.80.7
Age0–6462.60.162.90.161.40.169.60.763.61.358.30.761.31.4
65–7469.50.170.40.164.70.175.90.470.21.162.90.766.71.4
75–8469.40.070.10.064.10.174.50.370.71.063.60.767.31.2
85 and over68.60.169.30.162.00.272.00.468.61.363.10.967.71.5
GenderMale66.20.067.00.061.80.171.60.367.00.961.30.663.41.2
Female69.30.070.30.063.80.175.40.270.00.762.20.567.10.9

a Excludes records with missing values.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_2_10-2a: 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_2_10-2a.html