Table 11_1_13-1

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_13.1
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination, United States, 2006 and 2007a
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 79.70.0372.00.04
85 and over84.80.0577.80.05
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White81.80.0374.50.04
Non-Hispanic, Black70.00.1159.00.11
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN78.50.4770.40.51
Non-Hispanic, API75.80.2869.70.30
Hispanic, all races72.80.1864.50.19

a Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar 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_13-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.