Table 11_1_1-2a

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 11_1_1.2a
Long-stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.160.027.480.036.020.069.530.383.590.145.840.10
Ageb0–6410.940.0812.210.108.500.1414.730.905.100.418.780.27
65–749.150.0710.260.096.310.148.220.805.300.446.340.26
75–847.050.047.510.055.200.108.760.703.290.235.060.17
85 and over5.500.035.690.034.390.106.260.602.630.194.110.17
GenderbMale6.660.046.980.055.910.098.870.563.250.225.610.16
Female7.370.037.660.036.090.0810.020.513.770.176.020.14

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 11_1_1-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_1-2a.html