Table 11_1_10-2b

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 11_1_10.2b
Home health care patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends, by ethnicity,a United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 68.30.069.20.063.30.165.30.1
Age0–6462.80.163.00.161.80.162.90.2
65–7469.60.170.50.165.10.166.60.2
75–8469.50.070.20.064.00.166.10.2
85 and over68.90.169.60.162.40.264.50.2
GenderMale66.20.067.00.062.00.163.10.2
Female69.50.070.50.064.10.166.60.1

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 11_1_10-2b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_10-2b.html