Table 11_1_13-2

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_13.2
Long-staya nursing home residents who were assessed and received a pneumococcal vaccination, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.70.085.50.076.00.182.20.580.80.377.40.2
Agec0-6471.40.173.60.166.50.276.10.970.80.771.20.4
65-7481.00.182.50.176.90.283.81.078.30.776.80.4
75-8484.60.185.90.179.30.283.90.881.80.478.70.3
85 and over88.30.089.20.082.40.286.30.885.40.481.90.3
GendercMale79.80.181.80.173.40.280.50.777.40.475.70.3
Female85.50.087.00.077.80.183.50.682.90.378.70.2

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 Age, 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.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 11_1_13-2: 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_13-2.html