Table 11_1_22-2b

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_22.2b
Home health care patients who had to be admitted to the hospital, by ethnicity,a United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 28.20.027.20.033.80.131.00.1
Age0–6434.60.134.30.135.80.134.40.2
65–7427.50.026.60.132.40.129.60.2
75–8427.00.026.30.033.00.130.00.2
85 and over26.50.025.80.133.70.231.00.2
GenderMale30.10.029.20.035.00.133.20.1
Female27.10.026.10.033.20.129.70.1

a Excludes records with missing values.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_22-2b: 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_22-2b.html