Table 11_1_12-1

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_12.1
Short-staya nursing home residents given an influenza vaccination during the flu season,b United States, 2006-2008
  200820072006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 81.40.079.00.074.90.1
Agec0-6474.50.271.00.266.20.2
65-7479.20.176.50.171.90.1
75-8481.80.179.40.175.10.1
85 and over83.90.181.70.178.10.1
GendercMale79.80.177.00.172.80.1
Female82.40.180.10.176.00.1
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White82.60.080.20.076.30.1
Non-Hispanic, Black74.10.270.90.265.50.2
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN80.70.778.00.773.80.8
Non-Hispanic, API81.00.477.60.471.80.5
Hispanic, all races76.60.273.70.369.60.3

a Short-stay residents stay fewer than 30 days in a nursing home, typically following an acute care hospitalization.

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_12-1: 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_12-1.html