Table 11_1_2-2a

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_2.2a
Long-stay nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 8.950.039.430.037.010.068.180.356.260.187.040.11
Ageb0–646.940.067.570.085.830.117.030.655.010.405.420.21
65–748.390.079.110.096.730.147.370.765.660.466.130.26
75–849.660.0510.090.067.860.138.820.707.220.347.890.22
85 and over9.250.049.530.047.410.129.230.726.190.287.910.22
GenderbMale7.140.047.560.056.190.105.980.475.180.275.450.16
Female9.720.0310.130.047.530.089.810.516.840.238.210.16

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_2-2a: 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_2-2a.html