Table 10_1_4_2a

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_4.2a
Home health care patients who got better at getting in and out of bed, by race,a United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 54.10.054.90.051.90.153.50.255.20.852.80.554.80.9
Age0-6455.70.156.50.155.20.256.80.956.51.850.41.053.72.0
65-7460.80.163.00.155.00.259.80.560.21.460.50.961.01.8
75-8455.00.156.20.150.10.253.00.456.11.352.80.955.61.6
85 and over46.30.146.70.143.60.247.00.545.31.745.31.147.52.0
GenderMale55.20.156.20.152.80.254.10.454.01.252.00.858.91.5
Female53.50.054.30.051.50.153.20.356.01.053.30.652.61.1

a. Episodes in which a person improved at getting in and out of bed 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: 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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_4_2a: 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_4_2a.html