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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.

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Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.80.46.80.57.00.57.70.58.10.58.30.59.50.5
Age0-56.20.67.40.77.90.88.30.89.00.89.30.89.60.8
6-175.60.56.50.66.50.47.30.67.60.67.80.69.50.6
GenderMale5.80.56.90.66.80.67.90.78.90.78.90.69.20.6
Female5.90.56.70.67.20.67.40.67.30.77.80.69.90.6
RaceWhite, single race5.70.56.40.57.10.57.60.67.80.57.60.59.00.5
Black, single race5.70.87.21.26.60.88.01.18.91.210.11.210.91.1
Asian, single race8.72.1DSUDSUDSUDSU8.32.2DSUDSU16.33.614.13.6
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSU9.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSU14.94.311.53.114.93.8
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races5.20.45.80.56.10.56.50.57.50.67.60.58.50.5
  Non-Hispanic, White4.90.64.90.66.00.66.10.66.90.66.50.67.60.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black5.30.87.21.26.20.88.01.19.11.210.01.211.11.2
Hispanic, all races8.30.711.51.211.21.412.91.111.20.911.91.114.81.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor8.61.110.81.39.51.213.41.311.91.212.61.215.01.2
Near poor/low7.11.09.01.09.21.19.71.010.51.212.01.312.61.1
Middle4.70.65.40.87.00.87.40.88.10.97.00.99.60.9
High4.60.84.80.74.40.63.60.74.60.75.10.74.80.6
Health insuranceAny private4.50.55.20.55.50.55.80.66.40.56.70.67.90.6
Public only8.40.89.50.910.10.711.60.911.71.012.20.914.21.0
Uninsured7.51.510.22.48.51.89.52.311.11.99.32.29.11.6
Residence locationbMetropolitan6.00.47.00.56.80.57.40.58.30.68.50.69.70.5
  Large central metro6.10.87.60.87.90.98.00.811.31.19.60.911.21.0
  Large fringe metro5.00.76.31.05.50.95.90.96.60.97.61.17.90.9
  Medium metro6.10.87.41.17.80.99.41.26.61.08.61.09.61.1
  Small metro8.31.76.01.65.21.05.81.77.71.47.71.510.91.4
Nonmetropolitan5.11.06.21.17.91.29.01.57.01.17.41.08.41.0
  Micropolitan4.71.17.71.58.81.57.61.56.91.48.11.29.31.3
  Noncore5.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSU11.62.67.11.76.01.36.51.2
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.40.45.90.56.40.57.00.57.70.57.60.58.80.5
Other8.10.912.41.511.01.312.51.111.31.413.51.416.82.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good5.70.46.60.56.80.57.40.57.90.58.10.59.30.5
Fair/poor9.82.917.94.017.12.815.43.019.23.416.23.117.93.0
CSHCNcYes7.00.87.40.97.70.98.10.910.41.19.20.910.60.9
No5.50.46.70.56.80.57.60.57.40.58.10.69.10.5
U.S. bornYes5.70.46.70.5DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC8.20.59.30.5
No9.82.39.52.7DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC13.02.814.82.8

a. Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

c. CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For details, refer to the MEPS documentation for the 2008� Full Year Consolidated Data File at http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/download_data_files_detail.jsp?cboPufNumber=HC-121.

DNC - Data not collected.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

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