Table 11_1_10-3a

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_10.3a
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care ended, by race,a by State, 2008
   Single race  
 TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total68.00.068.80.063.10.174.00.269.80.561.90.466.00.7
Alabama60.40.261.00.258.40.461.55.3DSUDSU56.43.960.76.5
Alaska70.31.071.41.167.15.373.25.973.38.161.23.3DSUDSU
Arizona74.20.274.60.270.51.278.62.274.35.167.42.273.86.8
Arkansas60.20.261.20.353.60.762.75.9DSUDSU67.65.435.17.9
California74.20.175.30.165.70.376.30.374.20.972.21.076.41.6
Colorado73.90.273.40.367.11.474.72.682.16.268.23.867.57.4
Connecticut66.20.268.50.254.20.773.72.760.36.463.53.351.66.3
Delaware72.60.474.30.466.50.977.35.2DSUDSU69.45.9DSUDSU
District of Columbia72.50.778.71.771.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida73.00.173.50.166.60.374.21.175.32.069.91.372.52.6
Georgia66.30.266.70.264.40.370.12.470.85.668.63.766.34.9
Hawaii73.20.571.91.1DSUDSU78.00.863.61.4DSUDSU61.93.2
Idaho74.60.474.60.482.16.284.54.8DSUDSU61.94.5DSUDSU
Illinois68.10.169.50.163.50.270.90.773.82.866.71.763.03.5
Indiana65.60.266.40.260.50.664.44.262.36.767.03.160.55.3
Iowa65.20.365.50.353.01.856.25.8DSUDSU47.74.8DSUDSU
Kansas70.30.371.00.363.51.171.24.4DSUDSU71.24.468.67.9
Kentucky59.80.259.40.265.00.766.16.246.08.261.74.566.06.7
Louisiana46.80.248.70.242.30.350.23.552.07.140.63.038.66.5
Maine72.10.372.00.377.54.468.67.9DSUDSU78.14.861.27.0
Maryland74.50.275.20.272.00.480.11.579.35.666.44.267.46.7
Massachusetts67.90.168.30.163.00.672.51.269.84.757.72.562.63.3
Michigan72.00.170.80.175.40.280.81.165.54.468.31.671.92.8
Minnesota69.30.270.30.257.31.266.71.862.98.254.82.458.16.3
Mississippi51.20.253.10.347.60.445.66.6DSUDSU45.64.371.16.8
Missouri71.20.272.10.265.70.475.12.679.04.569.93.073.24.3
Montana74.80.575.10.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU67.74.1DSUDSU
Nebraska70.80.371.30.463.51.778.45.8DSUDSU59.15.2DSUDSU
Nevada68.80.369.10.363.41.072.31.273.93.162.63.261.77.1
New Hampshire68.10.368.20.362.75.366.77.9DSUDSU66.76.851.58.7
New Jersey71.60.172.60.265.90.476.31.273.63.976.12.980.53.7
New Mexico66.80.468.30.571.92.971.46.573.36.655.32.0DSUDSU
New York67.50.170.70.159.50.366.50.661.52.765.91.664.12.9
North Carolina70.50.171.30.267.70.376.92.373.25.365.41.468.13.7
North Dakota74.30.674.60.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU62.94.2DSUDSU
Ohio66.20.167.20.160.50.368.42.166.74.468.52.665.53.7
Oklahoma54.90.255.70.252.20.864.53.754.75.445.90.943.62.9
Oregon74.00.274.10.268.22.175.42.373.95.565.13.169.95.0
Pennsylvania72.30.172.50.170.00.377.91.377.53.469.22.470.53.2
Puerto Rico70.90.367.25.962.56.1DSUDSUDSUDSU55.98.5DSUDSU
Rhode Island69.70.370.00.361.21.873.84.3DSUDSU65.02.0DSUDSU
South Carolina68.90.270.50.264.30.474.44.764.78.265.74.672.95.8
South Dakota74.40.675.00.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU56.63.9DSUDSU
Tennessee59.60.259.70.258.60.466.73.457.57.259.53.957.15.9
Texas56.80.157.40.154.90.264.30.963.72.655.31.759.03.0
Utah78.00.378.10.374.83.882.83.172.84.663.34.0DSUDSU
Vermont67.80.567.70.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU65.07.5DSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia69.70.269.70.268.20.376.91.371.74.574.53.074.34.1
Washington74.50.274.70.268.11.476.91.372.13.468.62.176.33.9
West Virginia60.00.360.30.354.01.754.87.7DSUDSU57.87.4DSUDSU
Wisconsin71.10.271.80.264.10.970.93.1DSUDSU64.83.054.86.3
Wyoming69.80.869.90.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU52.45.5DSUDSU

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

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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

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

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_10-3a: 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_10-3a.html