Table 11_1_1-2

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 11_1_1.2
Long-staya nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.90.07.20.05.80.18.50.43.20.15.60.1
Agec0-6410.80.112.10.18.70.113.60.95.00.48.00.3
65-748.90.110.00.16.10.19.10.94.60.46.00.3
75-846.80.07.30.14.70.16.60.63.10.25.30.2
85 and over5.20.05.40.04.00.14.90.62.10.23.70.2
GendercMale6.40.06.80.15.50.17.70.63.10.25.50.2
Female7.10.07.40.06.00.19.10.53.30.25.70.1

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.

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

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

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 11_1_1-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_1-2.html