Table 11_1_13-2a

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_13.2a
Long-stay nursing home residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 79.70.0381.80.0370.00.1178.50.4775.80.2872.80.18
Ageb0–6466.10.1068.50.1260.20.2172.90.9666.10.7565.90.38
65–7476.60.0978.70.1170.60.2479.81.0572.70.7472.70.41
75–8480.80.0682.40.0673.60.1979.10.9076.30.4974.80.31
85 and over84.80.0586.00.0576.40.1983.10.8681.10.4277.00.32
GenderbMale75.70.0678.10.0767.30.1776.50.7473.10.4771.00.27
Female81.60.0483.50.0471.90.1380.00.6177.50.3474.20.23

a Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar 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_13-2a: 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_13-2a.html