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 5_2_6.1
Adult patients with HIV who had two or more outpatient visits during the year,a United States, 2007-2008
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSE
Total 16,09489.
45 and over8,62791.60.391.30.3
Race/ethnicityNon-Hispanic, White4,08389.50.589.50.5
Non-Hispanic, Black8,04388.10.488.00.4
Health insurancePrivate2,26888.50.787.20.7
Medicare/dual eligible2,92494.40.492.20.5
Ryan White Program/uninsured3,73889.40.586.30.5

a. Denominator includes adult HIV patients enrolled in an HIV Research Network medical practice prior to each data year. The 2008 data exclude patients who died or did not have a CD4 test during the year.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, HIV Research Network.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T5_2_6_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/5_hiv_aids/T5_2_6_1.html