Table 11_1_8-2a

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_8.2a
Home health care patients who have less urinary incontinence, by race,a United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 47.40.048.00.147.50.147.70.451.01.145.20.750.61.3
Age0-6446.40.146.60.248.30.348.21.753.03.242.91.647.53.3
65-7452.80.154.30.151.80.352.40.857.82.348.91.453.12.9
75-8448.80.149.60.147.60.248.70.651.21.847.61.254.92.2
85 and over42.90.143.50.141.30.343.10.744.52.140.11.444.72.6
GenderMale49.40.150.30.148.10.350.30.653.32.046.81.351.02.5
Female46.60.147.10.147.30.246.30.550.01.344.60.850.51.6

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.� Also excludes records with missing race values.

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

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

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_8-2a: 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_8-2a.html