Table 11_1_3-2

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_3.2
Long-staya nursing home residents who are more depressed or anxious, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 14.70.015.60.011.20.113.30.49.70.211.00.1
Agec0-6413.40.114.80.110.80.213.70.910.40.610.30.3
65-7414.30.115.60.110.90.212.91.010.10.610.80.3
75-8414.90.115.70.111.30.213.10.89.60.411.20.2
85 and over15.20.115.80.111.70.213.30.89.50.311.60.3
GendercMale13.70.115.00.110.30.111.40.69.30.49.90.2
Female15.20.015.90.011.70.114.60.610.00.311.80.2

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 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_3-2: 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_3-2.html