Table 5_2_3-2a

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 5_2_3.2a
Adult patients with HIV and CD4 count ≤ 50 who received Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) prophylaxis,a by race/ethnicity, United States, 2006
  TotalNon-Hispanic, WhiteNon-Hispanic, BlackHispanicOther
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 88.21.382.83.888.51.691.52.7DSUDSU
45 and over88.62.480.66.789.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurancePrivate91.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare/dual eligible85.
Ryan White/uninsured91.82.2DSUDSU92.02.993.23.8DSUDSU

a For HIV patients having at least two CD4 tests ≤ 50 during the year.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, HIV Research Network.


Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 5_2_3-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.