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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_13.1
Long-staya nursing home residents who were assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination, United States, 2006-2009b
  2009200820072006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 86.50.083.70.079.70.072.00.0
Agec0-6475.50.171.40.166.10.157.60.1
65-7484.20.181.00.176.60.167.90.1
75-8487.50.184.60.180.80.172.90.1
85 and over90.60.088.30.084.80.177.80.1
GendercMale83.10.179.80.175.70.167.80.1
Female88.10.085.50.081.60.073.90.0
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White88.00.085.50.081.80.074.50.0
Non-Hispanic, Black80.60.176.00.170.00.159.00.1
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN85.70.482.20.578.50.570.40.5
Non-Hispanic, API83.60.280.80.375.80.369.70.3
Hispanic, all races80.70.277.40.272.80.264.50.2

a. Long-stay residents typically enter a nursing facility because they can no longer care for themselves at home. They tend to stay in the facility for several months or years.

b. Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar 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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_13_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_13_1.html