Table 2_3_1-4

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 2_3_1.4
Hospital admissions for uncontrolled diabetes per 100,000 population age 18 and over in Indian Health Service Tribal, direct, and contract hospitals and community hospitals,a� 2000-2008
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
TotalAge adjustedb17.32.923.83.426.33.629.33.840.54.547.24.852.
65 and over24.54.732.25.740.96.556.27.658.18.770.99.672.19.880.210.488.511.1

a Service population does not include the Portland and California regions.

b The total estimates are age adjusted using the total United States population for 2000 as the standard population.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Indian Health Service, Office of Information Technology/National Patient Information Reporting System, National Data Warehouse, Workload and Population Data Mart.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 2_3_1-4: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.