Table 12_1_1-1

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 12_1_1.1
Surgical discharges with catheter-associated urinary tract infection, United States, 2005 and 2007a
  20072005
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.930.244.590.22
AgeUnder 653.460.573.850.58
65–743.460.363.400.34
75–845.540.425.080.38
85 and over6.950.616.090.57
GenderMale3.310.313.290.30
Female6.040.345.480.31
RaceWhite4.650.254.270.23
Black7.791.016.840.92
Other4.941.036.381.13
DiabetesYes5.990.465.400.42
No4.430.274.220.26
ObesityYes6.060.685.870.69
No4.740.254.410.23
Cerebrovascular diseaseYes7.400.596.260.53
No4.160.254.080.24
CHF/pulmonary edemaYes6.120.486.950.47
No4.430.273.480.23
COPDYes4.950.464.930.41
No4.920.274.450.26
SmokingYes3.910.563.970.54
No5.100.264.700.24
CorticosteroidsYes6.840.987.351.00
No4.770.244.370.22
Coronary artery diseaseYes5.210.385.650.37
No4.730.303.810.27
Renal diseaseYes7.630.598.060.57
No4.090.253.420.22

a All Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) discharges from the MPSMS sample.

Key: CHF: congestive heart failure; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 12_1_1-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/12_patientsafety/T12_1_1-1.html