Table 4_4_1-2

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 4_4_1.2
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions with abdominal aortic aneurysm repair,a age 18 and over, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlackAPI
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 58.91.259.41.241.75.364.18.562.76.1
Age18-44DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6425.61.924.92.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over69.51.469.91.550.96.679.211.370.97.1
  65-6934.32.434.92.6DSUDSU78.420.5DSUDSU
  70-7451.62.553.42.738.311.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
  75-7974.73.171.73.3100.015.7DSUDSU94.817.9
  80-8488.13.491.43.5DSUDSU78.521.797.117.8
  85 and over138.35.6138.05.9106.729.0137.033.9164.328.2
GenderMale55.11.354.91.437.25.764.710.760.16.3
Female89.13.091.73.263.612.195.423.875.917.3
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)61.32.363.72.639.37.1DSUDSU67.510.1
Second quartile59.92.460.02.5DSUDSU72.915.847.913.8
Third quartile59.32.259.72.361.212.1DSUDSU59.112.4
Fourth quartile (highest income)54.72.454.32.5DSUDSU68.814.772.013.3
Location of residenceLarge central metropolitan58.22.460.02.734.57.966.910.763.28.8
Large fringe metropolitan54.42.254.32.455.29.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medium metropolitan60.52.761.32.8DSUDSU245.253.749.712.8
Small metropolitan67.33.667.63.8DSUDSUDSUDSU79.021.9
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)63.93.463.33.6DSUDSUDSUDSU149.425.7
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)54.74.154.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Expected payment sourcePrivate46.23.245.83.4DSUDSUDSUDSU69.319.3
Medicare60.81.361.51.441.65.877.810.662.56.8
Medicaid58.49.259.112.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other51.310.254.811.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge83.39.888.411.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast64.72.665.42.890.115.2DSUDSU51.910.6
Midwest57.52.260.32.3DSUDSUDSUDSU210.636.5
South54.12.054.62.150.68.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
West64.92.961.53.2DSUDSU75.111.095.011.0
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit57.01.357.71.437.86.064.38.959.07.5
Private, for profit66.73.465.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSU75.711.9
Public64.13.565.13.859.615.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching54.01.953.72.143.07.047.413.477.09.6
Nonteaching61.71.562.51.540.08.176.111.053.37.8
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan53.81.953.72.140.56.862.210.366.48.3
Large fringe metropolitan59.82.659.92.759.312.376.522.1DSUDSU
Medium metropolitan58.92.459.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSU66.012.3
Small metropolitan65.43.266.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSU75.721.7
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)72.14.972.35.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)79.816.179.816.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Bed size of hospitalLess than 10064.75.666.35.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
100-29963.92.163.82.254.113.178.113.967.211.1
300-49957.42.057.92.230.58.282.113.867.411.8
500 or more54.72.155.32.347.88.2DSUDSU59.49.6

aExcludes obstetric admissions and transfers to another hospital. �Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Group (APR-DRG) risk of mortality score.� When reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender and APR-DRG risk of mortality score; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age and APR-DRG risk of mortality score.

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 4_4_1-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/4_heartdiseases/T4_4_1-2.html