Table 13_2_3-1

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 13_2_3.1
Hospital patients with heart attack who received percutaneous coronary intervention within 90 minutes of arrival, United States, 2005-2008
  2008200720062005
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 81.30.271.80.253.80.242.10.2
GenderMale82.70.273.60.256.20.344.40.3
Female77.40.367.10.447.80.436.30.4
RaceWhite82.10.273.00.255.10.243.40.2
Black74.30.762.20.842.20.829.10.7
Hispanic77.50.766.40.846.70.933.80.8
AI/AN69.33.866.24.153.54.243.24.6
Asian80.91.169.51.449.81.639.61.7
AgeUnder 6582.90.273.90.256.40.344.90.3
65-7479.80.469.90.552.00.540.40.5
75-8477.60.565.70.647.50.635.30.6
85 and over74.20.964.91.141.41.129.21.0

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 13_2_3-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/13_timeliness/T13_2_3-1.html