T11_1_16_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_16.2a
Home health care patients who have less pain when moving around, by race,a United States, 2009
   Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.60.0363.40.0464.10.0967.60.2465.10.7960.70.5062.20.92
Age0-6459.50.0857.90.1062.40.1665.50.8262.41.8057.80.9255.11.81
65-7463.90.0663.50.0765.40.1767.70.4564.91.4261.30.9466.31.72
75-8464.80.0564.60.0665.00.1967.40.3866.21.3761.30.9764.61.64
85 and over64.70.0764.50.0764.00.2668.60.5166.61.9264.21.2362.32.30
GenderMale65.10.0564.90.0665.60.1670.40.4067.51.2660.10.8363.21.55
Female62.90.0462.60.0563.30.1166.10.3063.71.0161.10.6261.61.14

a. Episodes in which a person has less pain when moving around compared with a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded. Also 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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_16_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_16_2a.html