T11_1_16_2b

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_16.2b
Home health care patients who have less pain when moving around, by ethnicity,a United States, 2009
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.60.0363.40.0464.10.0964.70.12
Age0-6459.50.0857.90.1062.40.1662.00.25
65-7463.90.0663.50.0765.40.1764.40.21
75-8464.80.0564.60.0665.00.1965.60.20
85 and over64.70.0764.50.0764.00.2667.20.28
GenderMale65.10.0564.90.0665.60.1665.20.19
Female62.90.0462.60.0563.30.1164.40.14

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: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_16_2b: 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_2b.html