Table 11_1_1-1

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 11_1_1.1
Long-staya nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, United States, 1999-2008b
  2008200720062005200420032002200120001999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.90.07.20.07.80.08.60.08.60.08.90.010.70.011.30.011.30.011.40.0
Agec0-6410.80.110.90.111.60.112.10.111.80.111.40.112.30.112.10.111.60.111.30.1
65-748.90.19.20.19.70.110.60.110.50.110.50.112.20.112.50.112.30.112.30.1
75-846.80.07.10.07.70.08.60.18.70.09.00.110.90.111.60.111.60.111.80.1
85 and over5.20.05.50.06.00.06.90.07.10.07.60.09.60.010.50.010.80.011.00.0
GendercMale6.40.06.70.07.10.07.70.07.60.07.80.09.00.19.20.19.10.19.10.1
Female7.10.07.40.08.00.08.90.09.00.09.30.011.30.012.10.012.20.012.30.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White7.20.07.50.08.10.08.90.09.00.09.30.011.20.011.90.012.00.012.10.0
Non-Hispanic, Black5.80.16.00.16.60.17.20.17.00.17.00.18.00.18.40.18.00.17.70.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN8.50.49.50.410.20.410.00.410.10.411.20.412.40.411.10.412.10.411.90.4
Non-Hispanic, API3.20.13.60.13.80.14.10.24.30.24.60.25.40.26.40.26.10.26.30.2
Hispanic, all races5.60.15.80.16.40.16.90.16.50.16.70.18.00.18.50.18.30.18.10.2

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.

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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_1-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_1-1.html