Table 5_2_2-2a

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 5_2_2.2a
Adult patients with HIV and CD4 cell counts of 200 or less who received Pneumocystis pneumonia prophylaxis during the year,a by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackHispanic
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.10.687.31.389.70.890.71.2
Age18-4488.30.887.11.987.81.190.51.6
45 and over90.00.887.41.891.91.091.01.9
GenderMale89.60.787.31.490.00.992.91.2
Female87.71.287.23.589.21.483.93.1
Health insurancePrivate86.52.290.13.689.52.8DSUDSU
Medicaid87.81.085.32.889.01.286.32.3
Medicare/dual eligible90.41.287.72.690.61.696.12.2
Ryan White/uninsured89.81.186.82.489.91.892.91.9

a Includes adult HIV patients who were treated in an HIV Research Network medical practice site that does not specialize in pediatric patients.� Patients included were "in care" and had at least two CD4 cell counts of 200 or less during the year. "In care" is defined as having at least one CD4 test and at least one outpatient visit during the year.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, HIV Research Network.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 5_2_2-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/5_hiv_aids/T5_2_2-2a.html