Table 9_2_2-2a

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_2.2a
Home health care patients who get better at bathing, by race,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total63.60.064.50.060.40.162.70.364.60.762.00.562.90.9
Age0–6463.90.164.30.163.60.263.30.964.41.863.91.065.72.0
65–7470.80.172.90.164.00.268.60.570.31.367.10.970.31.7
75–8464.90.166.00.158.80.263.00.465.61.261.60.961.61.6
85 and over54.80.155.30.150.90.254.80.555.11.752.01.254.02.0
GenderMale64.70.165.60.161.20.262.70.465.11.262.10.863.41.5
Female63.10.063.90.060.00.162.80.364.30.962.00.662.71.1

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_2-2a: 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_2-2a.html