Table 11_1_12-1

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_12.1
Short-stay nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, United States, 2006 and 2007a
  20072006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 79.00.0474.90.05
Ageb0–6471.00.1666.20.18
65–7476.50.1071.90.11
75–8479.40.0775.10.07
85 and over81.70.0778.10.07
GenderbMale77.00.0772.80.08
Female80.10.0576.00.06
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White80.20.0476.30.05
Non-Hispanic, Black70.90.1565.50.17
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN78.00.7273.80.79
Non-Hispanic, API77.60.4071.80.45
Hispanic, all races73.70.2569.60.27

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_12-1: 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_12-1.html