Table 10_1_6-2a

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_6.2a
Long-stay nursing home residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.250.023.960.025.940.064.830.284.300.154.280.09
Ageb0–645.990.065.930.076.120.125.650.606.380.465.990.23
65–745.280.065.150.075.980.146.030.695.500.464.180.22
75–844.250.034.040.045.840.113.890.483.890.253.790.15
85 and over3.410.023.170.035.850.114.160.503.430.213.580.15
GenderbMale4.210.033.970.045.030.094.890.435.010.274.320.14
Female4.260.023.950.026.520.084.760.373.920.184.240.12

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

b Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

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_6-2a: 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_6-2a.html