T12_3_3_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_3.1
Discharges with central venous catheter placement with associated bloodstream infections, United States, 2002-2007 and 2009a
  2009200720062005200420032002
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 1,3321.500.331.350.282.800.391.470.281.700.311.200.272.300.36
AgeUnder 65DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65-74DSUDSUDSUDSUDSU2.480.61DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU1.920.53
75-84DSUDSUDSUDSUDSU3.230.712.240.59DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
85 and overDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale7661.960.501.520.422.540.521.500.41DSUDSUDSUDSU1.690.42
FemaleDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU3.060.571.450.38DSUDSUDSUDSU2.710.58
RaceWhite1,0661.590.381.430.322.650.421.210.28DSUDSU1.020.291.940.37
BlackDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
DiabetesYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU3.060.631.880.52DSUDSUDSUDSU2.400.61
No8211.580.441.730.402.620.491.220.33DSUDSUDSUDSU2.100.44
ObesityYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No9291.400.391.240.302.830.431.650.33DSUDSUDSUDSU2.300.40
CHF/pulmonary edemaYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU4.000.782.200.60DSUDSUDSUDSU1.810.43
No8601.400.401.440.362.170.421.130.30DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
COPDYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU3.600.77DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU2.200.50
No1,0141.180.341.680.362.420.441.330.32DSUDSUDSUDSU2.230.47
Cerebrovascular diseaseYesDSUDSUDSUDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,1151.350.35DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
SmokingYesDSUDSUDSUDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No9251.190.36DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
CorticosteroidsYesDSUDSUDSUDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,2591.510.34DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Coronary artery diseaseYes9121.210.36DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
NoDSUDSUDSUDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Renal diseaseYesDSUDSUDSUDNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
No1,0091.390.37DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T12_3_3_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_3_1.html