Table 11_1_12-2

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_12.2
Short-staya nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season,b by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 81.40.082.60.074.10.280.70.781.00.476.60.2
Agec0-6474.50.276.40.268.90.476.91.875.41.571.80.7
65-7479.20.180.50.173.00.379.91.478.00.975.60.5
75-8481.80.182.70.175.30.381.11.281.40.677.50.4
85 and over83.90.184.60.177.80.383.61.483.20.679.00.5
GendercMale79.80.181.00.172.80.279.11.178.90.675.30.4
Female82.40.183.40.175.00.281.80.982.30.577.70.3

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.

cAge, 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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_12-2: 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_12-2.html