Table 10_1_1-2c

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_1.2c
Female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density measurement,a by income,b United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.11.046.41.656.81.372.31.280.42.0
Age65–7467.11.348.62.657.82.274.51.678.72.6
75–8464.41.346.42.458.61.972.41.783.62.3
85 and over53.41.642.33.050.62.261.02.680.54.7
RaceWhite67.11.050.72.059.11.474.21.380.32.0
Black38.32.429.13.036.23.348.04.9DSUDSU
AI/AN46.45.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
API60.14.957.17.953.47.063.711.5DSUDSU
Multiple races/other60.74.052.87.454.96.568.26.2DSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, White67.81.052.32.159.11.574.31.380.81.9
Non-Hispanic, Black38.42.428.73.035.93.448.64.9DSUDSU
Non-Hispanic, other59.83.553.66.050.95.370.66.874.98.4
Hispanics, all races55.32.541.63.859.53.766.76.0DSUDSU
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid42.71.842.82.242.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare HMO65.01.755.84.558.62.368.32.480.84.2
Medicare and private71.11.059.63.262.41.775.11.480.02.2
Medicare fee-for-service only52.82.228.03.846.23.766.03.883.04.9
Residence locationMSA65.61.048.12.057.41.473.31.382.61.9
Non-MSA59.02.441.72.354.63.169.03.169.95.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good66.21.148.32.058.11.672.91.280.81.9
Fair/poor56.31.543.13.052.61.969.02.675.75.9
Functional limitationsNo limitation66.91.247.62.658.31.873.31.579.82.4
IADL only63.91.646.53.556.52.774.02.883.24.0
1–2 ADLs60.41.746.33.154.02.369.62.481.43.1
More than 3 ADLs56.62.243.84.156.63.366.43.976.77.3
At least 1 ADL/IADL60.81.145.62.255.41.670.71.781.52.3

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

b Negative/poor refers to incomes of $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_1-2c: 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_1-2c.html