Table 9_2_7-2b

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_7.2b
Home health care patients who have less urinary incontinence, by ethnicity,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
WhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total50.10.150.90.149.50.141.20.2
Age0–6447.80.247.60.250.30.342.10.5
65–7455.20.156.70.153.80.344.80.4
75–8451.80.152.80.149.60.342.10.3
85 and over45.80.146.50.143.60.335.50.4
GenderMale51.50.152.60.149.60.343.20.3
Female49.50.150.30.149.50.240.30.2

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_7-2b: 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_7-2b.html