Table 11_1_14-1

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_14.1
Short-stay nursing home residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination, United States, 2006 and 2007a
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 73.00.0564.40.05
85 and over76.10.0767.80.08
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White74.90.0566.50.05
Non-Hispanic, Black60.70.1749.40.17
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN69.20.8260.30.87
Non-Hispanic, API66.60.4658.30.50
Hispanic, all races65.30.2856.20.30

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_14-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.