Table 9_2_10-2b

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_10.2b
Home health care patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends, by ethnicity,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total68.20.069.10.063.10.165.30.1
Age0–6462.60.162.90.161.40.162.80.2
65–7469.50.170.40.164.70.166.90.2
75–8469.40.070.10.064.10.165.80.2
85 and over68.60.169.30.162.00.264.80.2
GenderMale66.20.067.00.061.80.163.10.2
Female69.30.070.30.063.80.166.60.1

a Excludes records with missing values.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_2_10-2b: 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_10-2b.html