Table 9_2_2-2b

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_2.2b
Home health care patients who get better at bathing, by ethnicity,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total63.60.064.50.060.40.159.10.1
Age0–6463.90.164.30.163.60.262.10.3
65–7470.80.172.90.164.00.263.20.2
75–8464.90.166.00.158.80.258.40.2
85 and over54.80.155.30.150.90.250.70.3
GenderMale64.70.165.60.161.20.260.00.2
Female63.10.063.90.060.00.158.70.2

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_2-2b: 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_2-2b.html