Table 11_1_12-2a

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_12.2a
Short-stay nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 79.00.0480.20.0470.90.1578.00.7277.60.4073.70.25
Ageb0–6471.00.1672.90.1965.00.3976.11.8572.61.6269.20.72
65–7476.50.1078.00.1270.00.3174.21.5175.70.9372.00.53
75–8479.40.0780.40.0772.20.2779.01.2177.20.6374.70.42
85 and over81.70.0782.40.0774.40.3081.61.3380.00.6476.20.48
GenderbMale77.00.0778.40.0869.50.2577.31.1375.00.6672.20.39
Female80.10.0581.20.0571.90.2078.50.9279.20.4974.90.33

a Data reflect care for the flu season (October - March) each 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_12-2a: 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_12-2a.html