Table 11_1_11-1

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_11.1
Long-stay nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, United States, 2006 and 2007a
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 87.00.0385.30.03
85 and over90.10.0489.10.04
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White88.10.0386.60.03
Non-Hispanic, Black82.50.0979.80.09
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN88.00.3785.80.40
Non-Hispanic, API85.80.2283.00.24
Hispanic, all races82.50.1580.30.16

a Data reflect care for the flu season (October - March) each year.

b Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

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_11-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.