Table 10_1_6-1

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_6.1
Long-staya nursing home residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair, United States, 1999-2008b
  2008200720062005200420032002200120001999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.20.04.30.04.30.04.20.04.30.04.40.04.60.04.80.05.20.06.30.0
Agec0-646.00.16.00.16.00.15.90.16.00.16.10.16.40.16.80.17.20.18.60.1
65-745.20.15.30.15.20.15.20.15.20.15.20.15.40.15.60.15.90.17.20.1
75-844.20.04.30.04.30.04.30.04.30.04.40.04.60.04.80.05.20.06.30.0
85 and over3.30.03.40.03.50.03.40.03.60.03.70.04.00.04.20.04.60.05.70.0
GendercMale4.10.04.20.04.20.04.20.04.20.04.30.04.50.04.70.05.00.06.10.0
Female4.20.04.30.04.30.04.20.04.30.04.50.04.70.04.90.05.30.06.40.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White3.90.04.00.04.00.03.90.04.00.04.10.04.30.04.50.04.80.05.90.0
Non-Hispanic, Black5.80.15.90.16.00.16.10.16.10.16.30.16.80.17.10.17.70.19.30.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN4.80.34.80.34.50.34.40.34.30.34.00.34.50.34.20.35.40.36.40.3
Non-Hispanic, API4.10.14.30.24.20.23.80.24.20.24.70.24.60.25.40.26.30.28.30.2
Hispanic, all races4.30.14.30.14.40.14.10.14.20.14.40.14.90.15.50.15.70.16.90.1

a Long-stay residents typically enter a nursing facility 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 Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

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_6-1: 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_6-1.html