Table 11_1_14-2

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_14.2
Short-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 77.80.079.40.167.50.274.30.872.60.470.10.3
Agec0-6466.30.268.60.259.80.470.51.961.71.861.90.7
65-7475.50.177.50.167.10.372.51.669.41.069.30.5
75-8478.80.180.30.169.30.375.51.373.40.771.30.4
85 and over80.60.181.60.171.10.376.91.575.60.773.40.5
GendercMale75.40.177.30.165.30.372.61.270.20.768.20.4
Female79.10.180.60.168.90.275.41.074.10.571.50.3

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 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_14-2: 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_14-2.html