Table 11_1_14-2a

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_14.2a
Short-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 73.00.0574.90.0560.70.1769.20.8266.60.4665.30.28
Ageb0–6460.40.1863.20.2051.90.4065.02.0657.81.8657.40.78
65–7470.30.1172.70.1260.10.3369.21.6364.71.0264.00.57
75–8474.20.0775.80.0862.90.2970.01.3865.70.7467.10.45
85 and over76.10.0777.30.0865.00.3370.81.6370.70.7868.20.55
GenderbMale70.40.0872.60.0958.50.2666.91.2965.70.7463.00.43
Female74.40.0676.10.0662.30.2170.91.0567.20.6067.00.36

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_14-2a: 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_14-2a.html