Table 10_1_1-2a

2009 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 10_1_1.2a
Female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density measurement,a by race, United States, 2006
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIMultiple races/other
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.11.067.11.038.32.446.45.960.14.960.74.0
Age65–7467.11.370.61.343.53.644.09.963.37.460.45.2
75–8464.41.367.31.333.43.4DSUDSU55.86.865.76.1
85 and over53.41.655.61.728.44.3DSUDSUDSUDSU49.09.4
IncomebNegative/poor46.41.650.72.029.13.0DSUDSU57.17.952.87.4
Near poor/low56.81.359.11.436.23.3DSUDSU53.47.054.96.5
Middle72.31.274.21.348.04.9DSUDSU63.711.568.26.2
High80.42.080.32.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid42.71.846.32.130.64.0DSUDSU45.16.151.86.8
Medicare HMO65.01.767.91.741.04.9DSUDSUDSUDSU56.814.1
Medicare and private71.11.072.01.150.14.2DSUDSU89.74.568.95.4
Medicare fee-for-service only52.82.256.32.429.25.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationMSA65.61.069.01.040.42.6DSUDSU62.94.859.64.4
Non-MSA59.02.461.32.523.74.1DSUDSUDSUDSU66.98.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good66.21.168.81.140.02.743.48.360.55.262.34.6
Fair/poor56.31.559.81.634.73.5DSUDSU59.28.656.07.2
Functional limitationsNo limitation66.91.269.51.344.33.5DSUDSU62.67.058.46.3
IADL only63.91.666.81.640.15.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
1–2 ADLs60.41.763.81.928.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSU68.36.2
More than 3 ADLs56.62.259.82.430.95.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least 1 ADL/IADL60.81.164.11.232.52.852.07.457.05.762.95.0

a Estimates are for full-year community residents age 65 and over.

b Negative/poor refers to incomes $10,000 or less; near poor/low, $10,001-$20,000; middle, $20,001-$40,000; and high, more than $40,000.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; HMO: health maintenance organization; MSA: metropolitan statistical area; IADLs: instrumental activities of daily living; ADLs: activities of daily living; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_1-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/10_functional_status/T10_1_1-2a.html