Table 11_1_11-1

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_11.1
Long-staya nursing home residents who received an influenza vaccination during the flu season, United States, 2006-2008b
  200820072006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 88.30.087.00.085.30.0
Agec0-6481.30.179.20.176.30.1
65-7486.20.184.70.182.50.1
75-8488.60.187.40.185.70.1
85 and over91.20.090.10.089.10.0
GendercMale85.70.184.20.182.00.1
Female89.60.088.30.086.90.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White89.30.088.10.086.60.0
Non-Hispanic, Black84.20.182.50.179.80.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN88.10.488.00.485.80.4
Non-Hispanic, API87.50.285.80.283.00.2
Hispanic, all races84.30.182.50.280.30.2

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 flu season (October - March) each year.

c Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

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_11-1: 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_11-1.html