Table 11_1_15-2a

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_15.2a
Short-stay nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.60.0422.40.0416.50.1025.00.6315.40.3017.70.18
Ageb0–6429.60.2031.90.2423.40.3935.52.4720.51.7226.30.78
65–7425.40.1427.70.1617.40.2926.41.9017.91.0219.40.53
75–8419.90.0821.10.0912.80.2218.21.3814.20.6413.90.36
85 and over15.30.0716.00.089.30.2115.51.439.60.5510.70.37
GenderbMale17.40.0618.10.0613.90.1521.00.9412.00.4314.70.26
Female23.80.0524.60.0518.20.1427.80.8517.60.4020.00.25

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_15-2a: 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_15-2a.html