Table 11_1_5-2

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_5.2
Low-riska long-stayb nursing home residents with a catheter inserted and left in their bladder, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008c
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.30.06.40.06.40.18.00.44.90.25.90.1
Aged0-649.70.110.70.17.70.112.50.97.80.58.30.3
65-747.80.18.20.16.70.18.40.85.80.56.20.3
75-846.40.06.50.16.20.16.50.64.80.35.50.2
85 and over4.80.04.80.05.10.14.70.63.50.24.30.2
GenderdMale9.60.110.30.17.90.111.20.67.10.37.80.2
Female4.90.04.90.05.40.15.70.43.60.24.50.1

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 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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_5-2: 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_5-2.html