Table 9_2_5-1

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_5.1
Home health care patients who have less pain when moving around, United States, 2004 and 2006
Population group20062004
85 and over63.
RaceaWhite only62.
Black only64.
Asian only67.40.367.30.30
NHOPI only66.50.865.00.90
AI/AN only61.50.556.90.56
Multiple races61.
EthnicityaHispanic, all races66.
Non-Hispanic, White62.
Non-Hispanic, Black64.
Non-Hispanic, other63.

a Excludes records with missing values.

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

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


Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_2_5-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.