Table 11_1_17-1

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_17.1
Long-stay nursing home residents who were physically restrained, United States, 1999 and 2007a
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.990.0210.720.03
85 and over5.270.0310.630.04
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White4.950.0210.610.03
Non-Hispanic, Black4.460.0510.080.08
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN5.970.3110.200.37
Non-Hispanic, API6.800.1815.650.32
Hispanic, all races6.950.1115.420.19

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_17-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.