Table 11_1_8-1

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_8.1
Home health care patients who have less urinary incontinence,a United States, 2002-2008
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
85 and over42.
RacebWhite only48.
Black only47.
Asian only47.70.450.90.449.30.447.20.547.70.546.00.547.80.5
NHOPI only51.
AI/AN only45.20.747.10.745.30.844.20.845.30.844.20.844.80.8
Multiple races50.61.348.01.350.31.451.11.549.71.749.41.749.51.7
EthnicitybHispanic, all races38.
Non-Hispanic, White48.
Non-Hispanic, Black47.
Non-Hispanic, other48.

a Episodes in which a person's urinary incontinence status improved compared to a prior assessment.� Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded.

b Excludes records with missing values.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_8-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.