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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.
Home health care patients who got better at walking or moving around, by ethnicity,a United States, 2009
| || || || ||Non-Hispanic|| || |
| || ||Total||White||Black||Hispanic, all races|
|85 and over||41.5||0.1||41.8||0.1||38.8||0.2||39.4||0.3|
a. Episodes in which a person improved at walking or moving around compared with a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded. Also excludes records with missing race values.
Key: SE: standard error.
Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.
Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_2_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports.
October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/10_functional_status/T10_1_2_2b.html