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_7.1
Adult patients with HIV who received two or more CD4 tests during the year,a United States, 2007-2008
Population groupSample sizePercentSEPercentSE
Total 16,15582.80.381.70.3
45 and over8,70084.80.483.80.4
Race/ethnicityNon-Hispanic, White4,08183.80.684.20.6
Non-Hispanic, Black8,08580.40.479.20.4
Health insurancePrivate2,32978.90.876.60.9
Medicare/dual eligible2,97487.90.686.10.7
Ryan White Program/uninsured3,81683.90.682.60.6

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 an outpatient visit 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_7_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_7_1.html