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Three Largest Disparities in Health Care Quality for Selected Groups: 2005 Versus 2007 NHDR
A chart displaying results for core measures for different ethnic groups.
Measure—New AIDS cases per 100,000 population age 13 and over:
- Relative rate 2005—10.4.
- Relative rate 2007—10.0.
Measure—Hospital admissions for pediatric asthma per 100,000 population ages 2-17:
- Relative rate 2005—4.0.
- Relative rate 2007—3.8.
Measure—Percent of patients who left the emergency department without being seen:
Measure—Hospital admissions for lower extremity amputations in patients with diabetes per 100,000 population:
Measure—Persons age 18 or older with serious mental illness who did not receive mental health treatment or counseling in the past year:
Measure—Composite: Adults who reported poor communication with health providers:
Measure—Adults who can sometimes or never get care for illness or injury as soon as wanted:
Measure—Long-stay nursing home residents who were physically restrained:
Measure—Adults age 65 and over who did not ever receive pneumococcal vaccination:
- Relative rate 2005—1.5.
- Relative rate 2007—1.5.
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