T9_2_1_1

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 9_2_1.1
Female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density measurement,a United States, 2000, 2003, 2006, and 2008
  2008200620032000
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 71.10.964.11.054.00.933.90.8
Age65-7473.71.267.11.357.11.236.31.1
75-8471.51.164.41.355.11.035.11.1
85 and over61.41.953.41.639.61.521.11.3
IncomebNegative/poor52.62.346.41.634.71.318.81.0
Near poor/low64.01.256.81.348.61.228.61.3
Middle76.81.372.31.263.31.343.51.2
High86.71.480.42.073.51.753.21.8
RaceWhite74.60.967.11.057.80.936.30.9
Black47.42.538.32.426.22.115.41.5
AI/AN49.88.646.45.935.67.6DSUDSU
API60.94.360.14.944.84.030.64.5
Multiple races/other55.04.960.74.040.63.618.62.9
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, White75.01.067.81.058.71.037.20.9
Non-Hispanic, Black46.72.538.42.425.72.115.61.5
Non-Hispanic, Other59.53.259.83.542.43.126.93.4
Hispanics, all races62.92.555.32.542.72.320.62.2
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid52.61.942.71.830.81.616.51.3
Medicare HMO73.61.365.01.755.21.932.11.4
Medicare and private77.31.071.11.061.31.040.71.1
Medicare fee-for-service only55.82.752.82.239.32.215.61.9
Residence locationMSA72.90.865.61.055.91.034.80.9
Non-MSA64.93.059.02.447.51.730.91.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good72.31.066.21.156.30.935.40.9
Fair/poor66.61.556.31.546.31.328.91.2
Functional limitationsNo limitation73.01.266.91.256.81.135.71.2
IADL only73.01.863.91.656.31.535.01.6
1-2 ADLs68.41.560.41.751.11.531.21.5
3 or more ADLs62.32.256.62.242.11.828.31.7
At least 1 ADL/IADL68.71.160.81.150.91.031.90.9

a. Estimates are for full-year community residents age 65 and over.

b. Negative/poor refers to incomes $10,000 or less; near poor/low, $10,001-$20,000; middle, $20,001-$40,000; and high, more than $40,000.

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

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; MSA: metropolitan statistical area; IADLs: instrumental activities of daily living; ADLs: activities of daily living; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_2_1_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/9_musculoskeletal/T9_2_1_1.html