Table 10_1_4-2a

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_4.2a
Home health care patients who get better at getting in and out of bed, by race,a United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 53.60.054.30.051.00.154.00.356.50.852.60.550.61.0
Age0-6454.60.155.40.154.00.257.10.953.41.952.71.154.82.1
65-7460.30.162.20.154.20.259.70.561.61.455.81.054.52.0
75-8454.60.155.70.149.50.254.00.457.71.353.50.951.31.7
85 and over45.80.146.20.142.70.247.20.549.51.747.11.141.72.0
GenderMale54.70.155.50.152.10.253.60.457.31.253.00.852.01.6
Female52.90.053.70.150.50.154.30.356.01.052.40.649.81.2

a Episodes in which a person improved at getting in and out of bed compared to a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded. Also excludes records with missing race values.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_4-2a: 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_4-2a.html