Table 11_1_15-2

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_15.2
Short-staya nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.00.021.80.016.20.124.30.614.50.317.30.2
Agec0-6428.60.230.80.223.30.430.72.422.21.823.10.7
65-7423.90.126.10.216.40.323.71.818.81.017.90.5
75-8418.80.119.90.111.80.216.81.413.90.614.60.4
85 and over14.30.115.00.18.80.215.81.58.20.59.80.3
GendercMale17.10.117.70.113.70.221.50.911.40.414.90.3
Female23.10.023.90.117.90.126.10.816.50.419.10.2

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_15-2: 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_15-2.html