Table 10_1_8-2b

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_8.2b
Home health care patients who get better at taking their medication correctly, by ethnicity,a United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.90.043.20.043.70.138.80.1
Age0–6447.70.147.90.248.70.245.50.4
65–7453.50.156.10.149.40.244.30.3
75–8444.20.145.30.141.70.237.50.2
85 and over32.70.133.00.132.90.328.80.3
GenderMale43.50.144.00.143.40.239.20.2
Female42.50.142.80.143.80.138.50.2

a Excludes records with missing values.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_8-2b: 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_8-2b.html