Table 11_1_13-1

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_13.1
Long-staya nursing home residents who were assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination, United States, 2006-2008b
  200820072006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.70.079.70.072.00.0
Agec0-6471.40.166.10.157.60.1
65-7481.00.176.60.167.90.1
75-8484.60.180.80.172.90.1
85 and over88.30.084.80.177.80.1
GendercMale79.80.175.70.167.80.1
Female85.50.081.60.073.90.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White85.50.081.80.074.50.0
Non-Hispanic, Black76.00.170.00.159.00.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN82.20.578.50.570.40.5
Non-Hispanic, API80.80.375.80.369.70.3
Hispanic, all races77.40.272.80.264.50.2

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 third quarter of each calendar 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_13-1: 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_13-1.html