Table 11_1_16-2a

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_16.2a
Home health care patients who have less pain when moving around, by race,a United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.50.063.10.064.40.168.50.365.40.860.70.563.71.0
Age0-6459.50.157.80.162.60.266.20.963.71.956.11.057.92.0
65-7463.80.163.30.165.50.268.10.567.51.461.40.964.71.9
75-8464.60.164.20.165.60.268.20.464.11.463.20.967.81.7
85 and over64.40.164.10.164.10.370.40.566.32.063.11.364.02.3
GenderMale65.10.164.70.166.10.270.20.465.01.361.70.966.41.6
Female62.70.062.30.163.50.167.60.365.61.060.10.662.31.2

a Episodes in which a person has less pain when moving around compared with a prior assessment.� Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded.� Also excludes records with missing race values.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_16-2a: 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_16-2a.html