Table 11_1_10_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 11_1_10.2a
Home health care patients who stayed at home after an episode of home health care ended, by race,a United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.80.068.60.062.70.174.20.269.40.561.70.364.40.6
Age0-6462.50.162.70.161.40.169.20.666.71.259.20.759.01.3
65-7469.20.070.10.164.20.176.50.370.21.061.30.766.81.2
75-8468.90.069.60.063.20.175.20.370.60.962.90.766.51.1
85 and over68.50.069.20.162.10.272.30.468.71.364.50.865.21.5
GenderMale65.80.066.50.061.70.171.40.367.90.960.30.663.11.1
Female69.00.069.90.063.20.176.10.270.40.762.50.465.10.8

a. Episodes with final assessments indicating patient remained at home at the conclusion of services. 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 11_1_10_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/nhqrdr11/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_10_2a.html