Table 11_1_10-2a

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_10.2a
Home health care patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends, by race,a United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 68.30.069.20.063.30.174.20.270.80.662.80.466.20.7
Age0–6462.80.163.00.161.80.169.10.667.51.360.60.760.51.5
65–7469.60.170.50.165.10.176.10.372.31.063.30.767.61.3
75–8469.50.070.20.064.00.174.90.371.50.964.40.768.81.1
85 and over68.90.169.60.162.40.272.80.470.81.363.10.966.21.5
GenderMale66.20.067.00.061.90.171.20.368.70.961.80.665.91.1
Female69.50.070.50.064.10.176.10.272.20.763.50.566.30.8

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 11_1_10-2a: 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_10-2a.html