Table 10_1_7_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_7.1
Home health care patients who got better at bathing,a United States, 2002-2009
  20092008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 65.10.064.50.064.60.063.60.062.00.060.70.058.50.056.90.0
Ageb0-6465.70.164.80.165.00.163.80.162.50.161.10.158.80.157.10.1
65-7472.30.171.70.171.70.170.80.169.30.168.00.165.70.164.00.1
75-8466.20.165.70.165.80.164.80.163.10.161.90.159.70.158.10.1
85 and over56.50.156.00.155.90.154.80.152.80.151.50.149.20.147.50.1
GenderbMale65.90.165.40.165.60.164.70.163.10.161.80.159.60.057.90.1
Female64.60.064.00.064.10.063.10.061.40.060.20.058.00.156.30.0
RacebWhite only65.90.065.40.065.50.064.50.062.90.061.50.059.30.057.70.0
Black only62.70.161.70.161.60.160.30.158.80.157.60.155.00.152.90.1
Asian only64.70.264.90.263.30.262.80.360.90.360.30.358.40.355.40.3
NHOPI only65.90.764.80.765.40.764.70.760.40.760.60.857.40.957.80.9
AI/AN only63.40.562.80.562.80.562.10.559.10.558.70.556.60.555.50.5
Multiple races63.90.863.10.963.80.962.90.961.60.962.21.058.71.055.31.0
EthnicitybHispanic, all races60.20.160.00.160.00.159.10.157.60.157.20.154.90.153.60.2
Non-Hispanic, White65.90.065.40.065.50.064.50.062.90.061.50.059.30.057.70.0
Non-Hispanic, Black62.70.161.70.161.60.160.30.158.80.157.60.155.00.152.90.1
Non-Hispanic, other64.80.164.50.164.10.163.30.261.00.259.60.2DNADNADNADNA

a. Episodes in which a person's ability to bathe improved 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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_7_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_7_1.html