Table T2_12_1_9-3a

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_9.3a
Home health care patients who needed urgent, unplanned medical care,a by race, United States, 2010
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackNHOPIMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.30.0221.30.0223.90.0520.20.3724.90.26
Age0–6425.50.0526.50.0625.20.0924.60.9328.30.50
65–7419.90.0420.20.0422.70.1019.10.6924.00.49
75–8420.40.0320.50.0423.30.1018.80.6324.30.48
85 and over20.70.0420.70.0424.10.1419.80.8421.70.59
GenderMale22.20.0322.50.0424.00.0921.70.6125.10.42
Female20.70.0220.60.0323.90.0719.20.4724.80.33

a Episodes with an assessment indicating that urgent or unplanned medical care was initiated. Excludes records with missing race values.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; 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_9-3a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/12_supportive_palliative_care/T2_12_1_9-3a.html