Table 11_1_10-2b

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_10.2b
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care ended, by ethnicity,a United States, 2008
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 68.00.068.80.063.10.165.00.1
Age0-6462.70.162.90.161.80.162.10.2
65-7469.40.170.30.164.60.167.20.2
75-8469.10.069.80.063.70.165.50.2
85 and over68.40.169.00.161.90.264.30.2
GenderMale65.90.066.60.061.70.162.90.1
Female69.20.070.10.063.80.166.40.1

a Episodes with final assessments indicating patients remained at home at the conclusion of services.� Excludes records with missing ethnicity values.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_10-2b: 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_10-2b.html