Table 9_2_5-2a

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_5.2a
Home health care patients who have less pain when moving around, by race,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total63.10.062.60.064.50.167.40.366.50.861.50.561.31.0
Age0–6459.70.157.90.163.10.261.91.062.12.059.41.059.82.1
65–7463.40.162.60.165.70.267.30.566.51.660.41.064.82.0
75–8464.00.163.60.165.10.268.20.467.61.462.81.060.91.9
85 and over63.90.163.50.164.20.367.90.668.92.065.41.459.22.4
GenderMale65.00.164.60.166.20.270.30.568.31.462.10.966.31.8
Female62.20.061.60.163.70.165.80.465.51.161.10.758.91.3

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_5-2a: 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_5-2a.html