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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_15.3
Short-staya nursing home residents who had moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2009b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 20.10.020.90.015.50.123.50.614.20.317.00.2
Agec0-6427.60.229.80.221.50.436.32.419.71.624.50.7
65-7423.00.125.10.215.40.324.51.818.21.018.70.5
75-8417.60.118.80.111.00.217.31.511.90.613.30.4
85 and over13.40.114.00.18.30.211.71.38.40.59.60.3
GendercMale16.40.116.90.113.30.121.50.911.10.414.60.2
Female22.10.022.90.117.00.125.00.816.10.418.70.2

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 third quarter of each calendar 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: T11_1_15_3: 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_15_3.html