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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.

Table 5_2_7.2
Adult patients with HIV who received two or more CD4 tests during the year,a by race/ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackHispanic
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 82.80.383.80.680.40.487.90.5
Age18-4480.60.581.70.977.20.786.80.8
45 and over84.80.485.30.783.00.689.10.7
GenderMale82.70.483.90.679.70.687.40.7
Female83.10.582.91.581.50.789.10.9
Health insurancePrivate78.90.880.91.376.81.380.02.2
Medicaid81.80.584.91.178.50.788.20.8
Medicare/dual eligible87.90.688.51.187.60.888.41.5
Ryan White Program/uninsured83.90.682.71.280.91.090.00.9

a. Denominator includes adult HIV patients enrolled in an HIV Research Network medical practice prior to each data year, excluding 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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T5_2_7_2: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/5_hiv_aids/T5_2_7_2.html