Table 10_1_3-1

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_3.1
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse, United States, 1999 and 2007a
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 15.50.0414.80.04
85 and over17.00.0616.40.06
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White15.90.0415.10.04
Non-Hispanic, Black13.60.1112.50.11
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN14.00.5212.10.46
Non-Hispanic, API13.60.3313.20.39
Hispanic, all races13.60.1913.00.23

a Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

b Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.


Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_3-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.