Table 10_1_7_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_7.2a
Home health care patients who get better at bathing, by race,a United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 65.10.065.90.062.70.164.70.265.90.763.40.563.90.8
Age0-6465.70.166.30.165.20.267.00.767.01.663.10.961.91.7
65-7472.30.174.30.166.50.271.60.472.01.270.30.867.81.6
75-8466.20.167.30.161.10.264.70.364.41.263.50.865.11.4
85 and over56.50.157.10.153.50.256.50.558.31.653.61.159.41.9
GenderMale65.90.166.80.163.10.165.00.466.01.163.40.765.21.3
Female64.60.065.40.062.40.164.50.365.90.963.40.663.21.0

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. 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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_7_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_7_2a.html