Table 10_1_2_2b

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_2.2b
Home health care patients who got better at walking or moving around, by ethnicity,a United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 46.90.047.60.043.70.143.70.1
Age0-6447.80.148.80.145.90.246.30.3
65-7451.50.153.10.145.50.245.40.2
75-8447.50.148.50.142.20.242.90.2
85 and over41.50.141.80.138.80.239.40.3
GenderMale48.70.149.70.144.40.244.70.2
Female45.90.046.50.043.30.143.10.1

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. Also excludes records with missing race values.

Key: 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_2b: 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_2b.html