Table 10_1_2_1

2011 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 10_1_2.1
Home health care patients who got better at walking or moving around,a United States, 2002-2009
  20092008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 46.90.044.90.043.30.041.20.038.80.037.20.035.10.033.90.0
Ageb0-6447.80.145.80.144.70.143.10.140.90.139.60.137.40.136.20.1
65-7451.50.149.40.147.70.145.60.142.90.141.20.138.80.137.60.1
75-8447.50.145.50.143.80.141.60.139.10.137.50.135.40.134.10.1
85 and over41.50.139.50.137.70.135.60.133.40.131.90.130.10.129.00.1
GenderbMale48.70.147.00.145.50.143.60.141.30.139.80.137.60.136.40.1
Female45.90.043.70.042.00.039.90.037.40.035.90.033.80.032.60.0
RacebWhite only47.60.045.30.043.60.041.40.038.90.037.20.035.00.033.80.0
Black only43.70.141.80.140.20.138.70.136.80.135.70.133.60.132.70.1
Asian only49.00.249.00.247.00.344.70.342.70.340.90.339.40.338.00.3
NHOPI only50.60.748.30.747.50.745.00.842.50.741.30.840.30.939.20.9
AI/AN only44.00.543.50.542.10.541.10.538.50.537.00.536.30.535.40.5
Multiple races45.50.942.20.943.30.943.00.940.30.939.31.036.01.033.81.0
EthnicitybHispanic, all races43.70.142.70.142.00.141.10.139.40.139.10.137.80.137.10.1
Non-Hispanic, White47.60.045.30.043.60.041.40.038.90.037.20.035.00.033.80.0
Non-Hispanic, Black43.70.141.80.140.20.138.70.136.80.135.70.133.60.132.70.1
Non-Hispanic, other48.70.147.70.146.50.243.70.240.50.238.60.2DNADNADNADNA

a. Episodes in which a person improved at walking or moving around compared with a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded.

b. Excludes records with missing values.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_2_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/10_functional_status/T10_1_2_1.html