Table 11_1_12_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 11_1_12.1
Short-staya nursing home residents given an influenza vaccination during the flu season, United States, 2006-2009b
  2009200820072006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 84.60.081.40.079.00.074.90.1
Agec0-6478.50.174.50.271.00.266.20.2
65-7482.90.179.20.176.50.171.90.1
75-8485.10.181.80.179.40.175.10.1
85 and over86.60.183.90.181.70.178.10.1
GendercMale83.00.179.80.177.00.172.80.1
Female85.50.182.40.180.10.176.00.1
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White85.80.082.60.080.20.076.30.1
Non-Hispanic, Black77.70.174.10.270.90.265.50.2
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN83.50.680.70.778.00.773.80.8
Non-Hispanic, API83.20.381.00.477.60.471.80.5
Hispanic, all races78.80.276.60.273.70.369.60.3

a. Short-stay residents stay fewer than 30 days in a nursing home, typically following an acute care hospitalization.

b. Data reflect care for the flu season (October-March) each 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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_12_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/nhqrdr11/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_12_1.html