Table 10_1_3-2

2010 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 10_1_3.2
Long-staya nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 15.70.016.10.013.90.113.20.513.60.314.50.2
Agec0-6410.30.110.80.19.40.27.80.87.10.610.10.3
65-7414.50.114.80.113.50.214.01.212.70.813.50.4
75-8416.80.117.00.115.90.215.21.115.30.616.40.4
85 and over17.20.117.20.117.60.216.01.115.30.516.80.4
GendercMale14.60.115.30.112.00.212.00.712.60.513.00.3
Female16.30.116.40.115.40.214.30.714.20.415.80.3

a Long-stay residents enter a nursing facility typically because they are no longer able to care for themselves at home. They tend to stay in the facility for several months or years

b Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

c Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

Additional detail may be found in the measure specification appendix

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 February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_3-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/10_functional_status/T10_1_3-2.html