Table 10_1_7-1

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_7.1
Home health care patients who get better at bathing,a United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.50.064.60.063.60.062.00.060.70.058.50.056.90.0
Age0-6464.80.165.00.163.80.162.50.161.10.158.80.157.10.1
65-7471.70.171.70.170.80.169.30.168.00.165.70.164.00.1
75-8465.70.165.80.164.80.163.10.161.90.159.70.158.10.1
85 and over56.00.155.90.154.80.152.80.151.50.149.20.147.50.1
GenderMale65.40.165.60.164.70.163.10.161.80.158.00.057.90.1
Female64.00.064.10.063.10.061.40.060.20.059.60.156.30.0
RacebWhite only65.40.065.50.064.50.062.90.061.50.059.30.057.70.0
Black only61.70.161.60.160.30.158.80.157.60.155.00.152.90.1
Asian only64.90.263.30.262.80.360.90.360.30.358.40.355.40.3
NHOPI only64.80.765.40.764.70.760.40.760.60.857.40.957.80.9
AI/AN only62.80.562.80.562.10.559.10.558.70.556.60.555.50.5
Multiple races63.10.963.80.962.90.961.60.962.21.058.71.055.31.0
EthnicitybHispanic, all races60.00.160.00.159.10.157.60.157.20.154.90.153.60.2
Non-Hispanic, White65.40.065.50.064.50.062.90.061.50.059.30.057.70.0
Non-Hispanic, Black61.70.161.60.160.30.158.80.157.60.155.00.152.90.1
Non-Hispanic, other64.50.164.10.163.30.261.00.259.60.2DNADNADNADNA

a Episodes in which a person's ability to bathe improved compared to a prior assessment.� Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded.

b Excludes records with missing race and ethnicity values.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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

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

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_7-1: 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_7-1.html