Table 11_1_8-2b

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_8.2b
Home health care patients who have less urinary incontinence, by ethnicity,a United States, 2008
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 47.40.048.00.147.50.138.90.2
Age0-6446.40.146.60.248.30.340.10.5
65-7452.80.154.30.151.80.341.30.3
75-8448.80.149.60.147.60.239.60.3
85 and over42.90.143.50.141.30.334.50.3
GenderMale49.40.150.30.148.20.340.50.3
Female46.60.147.20.147.30.238.20.2

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 ethnicity values.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

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