Table 11_1_12_2

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_12.2
Short-staya nursing home residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2009b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 84.60.085.80.077.70.183.50.683.20.378.80.2
Agec0-6478.50.180.30.273.40.379.91.674.11.576.20.6
65-7482.90.184.30.177.40.382.81.280.80.877.70.5
75-8485.10.186.10.178.80.384.71.183.90.678.70.4
85 and over86.60.187.40.180.10.385.41.285.50.581.70.4
GendercMale83.00.184.30.176.50.281.61.081.80.678.30.4
Female85.50.186.60.178.60.284.90.884.10.479.20.3

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. Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_12_2: 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_2.html