Table 11_1_5-2a

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_5.2a
Low-risk long-stay nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007a
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.460.026.450.026.750.067.640.345.150.166.040.11
Ageb0–649.860.0710.680.098.120.1312.320.838.200.508.350.26
65–747.950.078.380.087.030.157.540.776.210.486.130.26
75–846.590.046.660.056.660.125.550.575.090.285.640.18
85 and over4.900.034.870.035.410.115.330.563.610.224.610.17
GenderbMale9.700.0510.230.068.320.1110.350.607.330.327.690.18
Female5.100.025.030.035.750.075.640.393.980.184.810.13

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_5-2a: 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_5-2a.html