Table 10_1_2-2a

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_2.2a
Home health care patients who get better at walking or moving around, by race,a United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 43.30.043.60.040.30.147.00.347.50.742.10.543.30.9
Age0–6444.70.145.30.143.00.250.70.948.81.844.91.044.12.1
65–7447.70.148.90.142.00.250.40.551.41.446.70.946.11.7
75–8443.80.144.50.138.60.246.20.446.21.239.70.944.31.5
85 and over37.70.137.70.135.20.243.40.543.01.735.71.137.51.9
GenderMale45.50.146.20.141.50.247.40.450.81.244.40.847.21.5
Female42.00.042.20.039.60.146.80.345.60.940.70.641.11.1

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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_2-2a: 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_2-2a.html