Table 9_2_4-2b

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_4.2b
Home health care patients who get better at walking or moving around, by ethnicity,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total41.20.041.40.038.70.141.20.1
Age0–6443.10.143.30.142.30.243.00.3
65–7445.70.146.70.140.50.244.10.2
75–8441.60.142.10.136.70.239.90.2
85 and over35.60.135.50.133.30.237.00.3
GenderMale43.60.144.10.140.40.242.30.2
Female39.90.040.00.037.90.140.60.2

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_4-2b: 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_4-2b.html