T11_1_21_3

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_21.3
Short-staya nursing home residents with delirium, by race/ethnicity, 2009b
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAI/ANAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 2.210.012.290.011.910.042.440.221.440.091.410.05
Agec0-642.030.062.100.072.010.132.850.85DSUDSU1.550.21
65-742.130.052.230.052.060.112.880.711.230.281.250.15
75-842.490.032.580.042.430.102.800.631.500.221.470.12
85 and over2.850.032.960.042.410.113.470.741.040.181.630.15
GendercMale2.340.022.460.021.970.062.340.341.350.141.490.08
Female2.140.022.210.021.870.052.510.291.490.121.340.07

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.

DSU: Data do no meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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_21_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_21_3.html