Table 11_1_5-1

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_5.1
Low-risk long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, United States, 1999 and 2007a
  20071999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.460.026.010.02
Ageb0–649.860.079.870.08
65–747.950.077.270.07
75–846.590.046.150.04
85 and over4.900.034.780.03
GenderbMale9.700.058.580.05
Female5.100.025.070.02
Race/ethnicitybNon-Hispanic, White6.450.025.860.02
Non-Hispanic, Black6.750.067.140.07
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN7.640.347.520.32
Non-Hispanic, API5.150.165.030.19
Hispanic, all races6.040.116.260.13

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_5-1: 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_5-1.html