Table 10_1_6_2

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_6.2
Long-staya nursing home residents who spent most of their time in bed or in a chair, United States, 2000-2006b
  2006200520042003200220012000
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.270.024.220.024.270.024.410.024.620.024.830.025.190.02
Agec0-645.960.065.860.065.950.066.070.066.350.076.800.077.240.07
65-745.230.065.220.065.230.065.230.065.430.065.640.065.930.06
75-844.250.034.260.034.250.034.440.034.620.034.810.035.160.03
85 and over3.520.033.440.023.550.023.720.033.980.034.190.034.580.03
GendercMale4.230.034.170.034.240.034.290.034.480.034.720.044.990.04
Female4.290.024.240.024.290.024.450.024.680.024.880.025.260.02
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White3.970.023.940.023.990.024.120.024.300.024.480.024.820.02
Non-Hispanic, Black6.040.066.050.066.090.066.270.066.750.067.130.077.700.07
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN4.520.274.390.264.330.264.010.264.520.284.230.275.400.30
Non-Hispanic, API4.190.153.840.154.220.164.730.174.640.175.430.196.250.21
Hispanic, all races4.420.094.130.094.230.094.430.104.920.115.520.125.720.12

a. �Long-stay residents typically enter a nursing facility because they can no longer care for themselves at home. They tend to stay in the facility for several months or years.

b. Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

c. Excludes records with unknown age, gender, and race/ethnicity.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_6_2: 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_6_2.html