Table 10_1_7_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_7.2b
Home health care patients who got better at bathing, by ethnicity,a United States, 2009
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 65.10.065.90.062.70.160.20.1
Age0-6465.70.166.30.165.20.263.40.2
65-7472.30.174.30.166.50.263.70.2
75-8466.20.167.30.161.10.259.70.2
85 and over56.50.157.10.153.50.251.70.3
GenderMale65.90.166.80.163.10.160.80.2
Female64.60.065.40.062.40.159.80.1

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: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 10_1_7_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_7_2b.html