Table 11_1_15-1

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_15.1
Short-staya nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain,b United States, 1999-2008c
  2008200720062005200420032002200120001999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.00.021.60.022.30.023.30.023.40.023.30.026.00.027.50.127.20.127.00.1
Aged0-6428.60.229.60.231.10.232.40.232.70.233.30.236.00.237.40.337.50.337.00.3
65-7423.90.125.40.126.10.127.60.127.60.127.80.130.50.132.30.232.00.231.30.2
75-8418.80.119.90.120.90.121.90.122.30.122.50.125.30.126.70.126.40.126.30.1
85 and over14.30.115.30.116.20.117.20.117.70.118.20.121.10.122.50.122.40.122.30.1
GenderdMale17.10.117.40.118.10.119.00.119.10.118.90.120.90.122.10.121.90.121.60.1
Female23.10.023.80.124.50.125.60.125.60.125.50.128.50.130.10.129.80.129.60.1
Race/ethnicitydNon-Hispanic, White21.80.022.40.023.10.024.20.024.30.024.20.026.90.128.40.128.20.128.00.1
Non-Hispanic, Black16.20.116.50.117.30.118.20.117.80.117.80.119.40.121.00.120.10.119.50.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN24.30.625.00.626.40.727.10.726.60.727.50.828.70.829.20.829.30.828.30.8
Non-Hispanic, API14.50.315.40.315.60.315.90.315.70.316.40.417.10.418.60.419.00.519.80.5
Hispanic, all races17.30.217.70.218.10.218.80.219.00.219.00.222.20.222.50.322.30.322.00.3

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

b Residents with moderate to severe pain experience pain at least daily, or horrible or excruciating pain at any frequency.

c Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

d 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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_15-1: 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_15-1.html