Table 11_1_4-1

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_4.1
Low-riska long-stayb nursing home residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder, United States, 1999-2008c
  2008200720062005200420032002200120001999
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 50.20.149.40.148.50.147.90.147.20.146.40.145.80.145.40.144.60.143.70.1
Aged0-6434.90.134.00.133.20.132.70.131.90.131.30.230.70.230.90.230.20.229.60.2
65-7445.90.245.10.244.00.243.50.242.80.242.00.241.40.240.90.240.10.239.00.2
75-8452.80.151.90.150.90.150.30.149.50.148.40.147.60.147.00.146.00.144.80.1
85 and over54.50.153.60.152.60.151.80.151.10.150.20.149.50.148.70.147.90.146.90.1
GenderdMale45.60.145.00.144.50.144.00.143.70.143.10.142.70.142.50.142.10.141.50.1
Female52.20.151.20.150.20.149.50.148.70.147.80.147.10.146.50.145.60.144.50.1
Race/ethnicitydNon-Hispanic, White50.50.149.60.148.70.148.00.147.40.146.60.146.00.145.50.144.70.143.70.1
Non-Hispanic, Black49.80.249.20.248.30.247.70.246.70.245.80.245.60.245.20.244.50.244.00.2
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN43.20.842.20.842.90.842.80.843.40.740.00.839.60.838.60.840.10.839.30.7
Non-Hispanic, API49.80.449.10.449.10.549.50.548.30.548.10.546.70.545.50.545.50.544.10.5
Hispanic, all races47.30.346.40.345.20.344.70.344.00.343.60.342.70.342.40.341.80.341.30.3

a Low-risk residents are active, can change positions, and are getting the nutrients they need to maintain good skin health.

b 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.

c Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

d 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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_4-1: 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_4-1.html