Table 13_2_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 13_2_3.1
Hospital patients with heart attack who received percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) within 90 minutes of arrival, United States, 2005 and 2007
  20072005
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 71.80.242.10.2
GenderMale73.60.244.40.3
Female67.10.436.30.4
RaceWhite73.00.243.40.2
Black62.20.829.10.7
Hispanic66.40.833.80.8
Native American66.24.143.24.6
Asian69.51.439.61.7
AgeUnder 6573.90.244.90.3
65–7469.90.540.40.5
75–8465.70.635.30.6
85 and over64.91.129.21.0

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 13_2_3-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/13_timeliness/T13_2_3-1.html