Table 11_1_21-1

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_21.1
Short-staya nursing home residents with delirium, United States, 1999-2008b
  2008200720062005200420032002200120001999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 2.50.02.70.02.90.03.20.03.40.03.60.03.90.04.20.04.60.05.40.0
Agec0-642.10.12.20.12.50.12.50.12.60.12.60.12.80.12.90.13.40.14.10.1
65-742.30.12.50.12.60.12.80.13.00.13.10.13.40.13.70.14.20.14.90.1
75-842.70.02.80.03.10.03.30.03.50.03.70.04.10.04.40.04.90.15.70.1
85 and over3.10.03.30.03.50.03.80.04.00.04.30.04.60.05.00.15.50.16.40.1
GendercMale2.70.02.90.03.10.03.30.03.60.03.80.04.20.04.50.05.00.05.90.0
Female2.40.02.60.02.80.03.10.03.30.03.50.03.80.04.10.04.50.05.20.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White2.60.02.80.03.00.03.20.03.50.03.70.04.00.04.30.04.80.05.60.0
Non-Hispanic, Black2.20.02.30.02.60.12.90.13.10.13.00.13.30.13.50.13.90.14.60.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN2.50.22.60.23.30.33.70.33.80.34.10.34.10.33.90.44.20.45.10.4
Non-Hispanic, API1.60.11.50.12.10.11.80.12.10.12.40.22.70.22.90.23.30.24.50.3
Hispanic, all races1.60.11.70.11.80.12.00.12.20.12.40.12.60.13.00.13.60.14.30.1

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 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_21-1: 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_21-1.html