T13_2_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 13_2_3.1
Hospital patients with heart attack who received percutaneous coronary intervention within 90 minutes of arrival, United States,a 2005-2009
  20092008200720062005
Population groupNumberPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 55,05387.50.181.30.271.80.253.80.242.10.2
GenderMale40,05288.70.282.70.273.60.256.20.344.40.3
Female14,99984.10.377.40.367.10.447.80.436.30.4
Race/ethnicityWhite43,17188.10.282.10.273.00.255.10.243.40.2
Black4,23181.50.674.30.762.20.842.20.829.10.7
Hispanic3,84985.10.677.50.766.40.846.70.933.80.8
AI/AN18984.72.669.33.866.24.153.54.243.24.6
Asian1,23687.21.080.91.169.51.449.81.639.61.7
AgeUnder 6535,63788.70.282.90.273.90.256.40.344.90.3
65-7410,52386.60.379.80.469.90.552.00.540.40.5
75-846,44683.70.577.60.565.70.647.50.635.30.6
85 and over2,44783.30.874.20.964.91.141.41.129.21.0

a. 2009 data do not include data from the U.S. territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands); other years do not include Guam and U.S. Virgin Islands.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T13_2_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/nhqrdr11/13_timeliness/T13_2_3_1.html