Table 11_1_21-2

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_21.2
Short-staya nursing home residents with delirium, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 2.50.02.60.02.20.02.50.21.60.11.60.1
Agec0-642.10.12.20.12.20.1DSUDSUDSUDSU1.50.2
65-742.30.12.40.12.00.13.10.81.40.31.80.2
75-842.70.02.80.02.60.12.50.61.70.21.80.1
85 and over3.10.03.30.02.50.14.00.81.70.21.60.2
GendercMale2.70.02.80.02.20.12.60.41.60.21.80.1
Female2.40.02.50.02.20.12.50.31.60.11.50.1

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.

cAge, 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_21-2: 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_21-2.html