Table 6_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 6_2_3.1
Obstetric trauma with 3rd or 4th degree lacerations per 1,000 instrument-assisted vaginal deliveries,a United States, 2000, 2004-2007
  20072006200520042000
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 147.60.8160.60.8168.00.7179.30.7204.00.6
Age10-14145.815.9207.515.6140.016.2168.416.0250.212.9
15-17123.13.1130.13.1142.93.1141.03.0177.12.6
18-24117.81.2133.21.2139.01.2150.21.1167.81.1
25-34180.31.2193.01.2201.21.2213.11.1239.21.0
35-54121.72.0131.72.0137.51.9148.61.8176.81.6
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)123.11.5133.11.5143.01.5148.51.5175.01.4
Second quartile136.91.5149.41.5162.21.5171.91.5193.31.3
Third quartile151.91.6169.01.5177.81.5186.81.5212.11.3
Fourth quartile (highest income)180.91.5191.21.5189.81.5206.11.4227.51.2
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan148.71.3157.91.4174.71.3169.61.3198.31.1
Large fringe metropolitan163.61.6177.01.6177.81.6196.91.5218.71.2
Medium metropolitan142.61.8172.51.7166.81.7185.31.7216.61.7
Small metropolitan138.72.4149.32.4156.62.5188.32.2198.82.1
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)130.02.3139.82.3151.42.3160.72.3174.22.2
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)140.53.2130.33.1148.63.0163.33.0191.22.7
Expected payment sourcePrivate170.51.0184.91.0187.91.0204.90.9222.80.8
Medicare123.98.9157.412.3145.39.3138.114.3110.010.0
Medicaid114.11.2127.21.2137.81.2139.11.2166.61.2
Other148.84.4144.05.0183.04.8179.44.7190.34.5
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge156.94.1167.73.9172.74.3155.04.2185.93.3
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast150.52.1176.52.3175.22.0200.82.0217.31.7
Midwest166.31.5179.91.5184.31.5199.11.5221.71.3
South141.41.3147.11.3157.41.2169.21.2204.91.1
West136.81.5153.31.5163.91.5164.71.4176.61.3
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit149.20.9167.70.9170.20.9192.10.9213.30.8
Private, for profit126.62.1130.21.9139.41.9122.01.9160.71.8
Public160.32.2161.62.0193.22.2173.52.1196.11.9
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching159.11.3177.51.3193.81.4210.81.3239.41.2
Nonteaching141.50.9152.30.9156.90.9166.40.9187.90.8
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan151.81.2162.01.3176.61.2172.91.2202.11.1
Large fringe metropolitan160.21.8171.51.8174.51.8192.11.7215.21.3
Medium metropolitan143.11.8171.01.6165.01.6186.11.6218.61.6
Small metropolitan138.92.3146.92.3158.02.4194.72.1203.81.9
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)131.12.3134.72.4146.92.3148.22.4162.42.2
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)136.64.8137.34.4151.94.4162.44.3184.83.6
Bed size of hospitalLess than 100134.52.1140.92.0145.12.0153.82.1170.71.9
100-299143.31.2148.21.3164.31.2170.31.1189.51.0
300-499143.21.4165.11.4176.91.5191.51.4214.61.3
500 or more169.91.7190.01.7182.01.8198.81.7238.31.4

a Rates are adjusted by age and comorbidities.�� When reporting is by age, the adjustment is only by comorbidities.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 6_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/nhqrdr10/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_2_3-1.html