Table 11_1_3-1

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_3.1
Long-stay nursing home residents who are more depressed or anxious, United States, 1999 and 2007a
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 14.40.0314.20.03
85 and over14.90.0514.50.05
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White15.30.0414.90.03
Non-Hispanic, Black11.00.0810.20.08
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN13.30.4312.50.38
Non-Hispanic, API9.30.2110.70.27
Hispanic, all races10.50.1411.70.17

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_3-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.