Table 12_3_7-3

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 12_3_7.3
Transfusion reactions per 1,000 discharges or obstetric admissions, age 18 and over,a by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlackAPI
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 0.0040.0010.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age18-440.0030.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-64DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over0.0040.0010.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale0.0050.0010.0050.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female0.0030.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)0.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Second quartileDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Third quartileDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fourth quartile (highest income)DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan0.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Large fringe metropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medium metropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Small metropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Expected payment sourcePrivateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare0.0040.0010.0030.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
MedicaidDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured/self-pay/no chargeDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheastDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
MidwestDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
SouthDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
West0.0070.002DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit0.0040.0010.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Private, for-profitDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public0.0070.002DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching0.0050.0010.0050.002DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonteaching0.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan0.0070.002DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Large fringe metropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medium metropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Small metropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Bed size of hospitalLess than 100DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
100-299DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
300-4990.0040.001DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
500 or moreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Excludes admissions specifically for transfusion reactions, such as cases from earlier admissions or from other hospitals. No risk adjustment is performed because outcome of interest is a relatively rare event.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file, 2007, and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1. The analysis file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 26 States: Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 12_3_7-3: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/12_patientsafety/T12_3_7-3.html