Table T2_12_1_7-2

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_12_1_7.2
Home health care patients who have less shortness of breath,a United States, 2002–2009
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
85 and over58.
RacebWhite only60.
Black only59.
Asian only61.80.363.00.362.70.361.90.359.20.359.60.358.00.352.70.4
NHOPI only63.40.862.90.865.00.962.10.961.60.959.
AI/AN only57.60.557.50.558.50.657.50.655.60.654.40.652.40.651.40.6
Multiple races58.
EthnicitybHispanic, all races52.
Non-Hispanic, White60.
Non-Hispanic, Black59.
Non-Hispanic, other60.

a Episodes in which a person's dyspneic status improved compared to a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded.

b Excludes records with missing values.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_12_1_7-2: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.