T12_3_1_1

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 12_3_1.1
Discharges with central venous catheter placement with associated bloodstream infections or mechanical adverse events, United States, 2002-2007 and 2009a
  2009200720062005200420032002
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 2,1534.80.73.60.35.80.44.10.43.10.33.10.34.90.3
AgeUnder 659085.60.93.20.75.40.94.40.82.30.7DSUDSU5.40.8
65-745724.00.93.90.65.40.73.90.62.50.52.60.54.20.5
75-844853.70.93.60.66.00.73.80.62.80.62.80.54.90.5
85 and over1886.41.33.30.96.91.45.01.2DSUDSU4.31.25.11.0
GenderMale1,1535.00.83.70.55.80.64.60.62.50.52.50.44.60.4
Female1,0004.60.83.50.55.80.63.60.52.60.42.70.44.90.4
RaceWhite1,7274.20.73.70.45.90.53.80.42.20.32.70.34.60.3
Black2718.91.23.81.05.01.15.81.24.11.0DSUDSU6.71.0
Other1555.21.3DSUDSU6.11.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
DiabetesYes8854.90.93.90.56.30.74.40.63.50.62.70.55.10.5
No1,2684.80.83.40.45.40.53.90.51.90.42.60.44.60.4
ObesityYes6375.20.94.00.87.21.13.20.82.70.83.90.94.60.8
No1,5164.70.83.50.45.40.54.30.42.50.32.40.34.80.3
Cerebrovascular diseaseYes4456.11.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,7084.50.8DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
CHF/pulmonary edemaYes8766.10.93.70.66.40.73.50.63.70.63.50.65.40.5
No1,2774.00.83.50.45.40.54.20.51.90.32.00.32.60.3
COPDYes6966.01.03.00.67.10.83.90.62.40.54.00.75.10.5
No1,4574.30.83.80.45.00.54.20.42.60.41.90.34.90.4
SmokingYes6244.80.9DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,5294.80.8DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
CorticosteroidsYes1986.11.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,9554.70.7DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Coronary artery diseaseYes1,3115.00.8DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No8424.60.9DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Renal diseaseYes7076.21.0DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,4464.10.8DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA

a. Data were not collected in 2008. The 2002-2007 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to December and the 2009 data include Medicare beneficiaries discharged from January to September.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: CHF: congestive heart failure; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T12_3_1_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/nhqrdr11/12_patientsafety/T12_3_1_1.html