T14_1_10_2b

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 14_1_10.2b
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,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.80.45.20.44.90.65.30.88.30.7
Age0-56.20.65.60.85.61.04.51.07.90.9
6-175.60.55.00.54.50.75.80.98.61.0
GenderMale5.80.54.90.64.60.75.21.09.21.0
Female5.90.55.50.65.30.75.51.07.40.9
Family incomebNegative/poor8.61.18.31.47.62.18.51.79.11.6
Near poor/low7.11.05.81.05.81.44.71.310.11.9
Middle4.70.64.50.74.40.84.01.25.81.4
High4.60.84.30.94.41.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private4.50.54.30.54.30.62.70.85.81.1
Public only8.40.87.71.07.41.57.31.29.51.0
Uninsured7.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.22.8
Residence locationcMetropolitan6.00.45.30.55.10.65.20.88.30.8
  Large central metro6.10.85.10.9DSUDSU5.41.37.91.2
  Large fringe metro5.00.74.80.84.40.9DSUDSU5.91.7
  Medium metro6.10.85.01.05.01.4DSUDSU10.01.9
  Small metro8.31.77.81.98.32.2DSUDSU11.73.2
Nonmetropolitan5.11.04.81.04.11.16.41.18.02.1
  Micropolitan4.71.14.61.2DSUDSU6.91.4DSUDSU
  Noncore5.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.40.45.10.55.00.65.10.77.91.2
Other8.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU8.70.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good5.70.45.20.54.90.65.30.88.10.7
Fair/poor9.82.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes7.00.86.50.95.61.07.91.410.51.9
No5.50.44.80.54.70.64.40.87.90.8
U.S. bornYes5.70.45.20.45.00.65.10.78.00.7
No9.82.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU11.73.2

a. Denominator includes children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, excluding missing data.

b. 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.

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

d. 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.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_10_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_10_2b.html