Table 10_1_7-2a

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_7.2a
Home health care patients who get better at bathing, by race,a United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.60.065.50.061.60.163.30.265.50.762.80.563.80.9
Age0–6465.00.165.60.164.40.263.90.863.81.765.31.063.52.0
65–7471.70.173.80.165.30.268.10.472.51.268.70.967.31.6
75–8465.80.167.00.160.10.264.10.464.01.261.80.965.41.4
85 and over55.90.156.40.152.30.256.00.558.81.752.21.156.81.9
GenderMale65.60.166.50.162.30.262.90.465.91.163.40.864.91.4
Female64.10.064.90.061.30.163.50.365.20.962.40.663.21.1

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_7-2a: 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_7-2a.html