Table 11_1_2-1

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_2.1
Long-staya nursing home residents with a urinary tract infection, United States, 1999-2008b
  2008200720062005200420032002200120001999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 8.90.09.00.08.90.08.70.08.50.08.20.08.10.07.70.07.40.07.50.0
Agec0-646.90.16.90.17.00.16.70.16.70.16.60.16.50.16.40.16.10.16.30.1
65-748.40.18.40.18.50.18.40.18.20.17.70.17.60.17.30.16.90.17.20.1
75-849.60.19.70.19.40.19.30.19.00.18.80.08.60.08.10.07.80.07.90.0
85 and over9.30.09.30.09.20.08.90.08.80.08.40.08.30.07.80.07.40.07.50.0
GendercMale7.00.07.10.07.10.07.00.06.90.06.70.06.70.06.40.06.20.06.40.0
Female9.80.09.70.09.60.09.40.09.20.08.80.08.60.08.20.07.80.07.90.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White9.40.09.40.09.30.09.10.08.90.08.60.08.50.08.00.07.60.07.80.0
Non-Hispanic, Black6.90.17.00.17.00.16.70.16.70.16.40.16.40.16.10.15.80.16.00.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN8.80.48.20.48.50.47.40.37.90.37.90.48.00.47.20.37.70.47.50.3
Non-Hispanic, API6.80.26.30.26.30.26.50.26.00.25.80.25.80.25.80.25.60.25.10.2
Hispanic, all races7.30.17.00.17.00.17.00.16.60.16.40.16.20.16.10.16.00.16.40.1

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 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_2-1: 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_2-1.html