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Table T2_11_1_7-1

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_11_1_7.1
Home health care patients who get better at taking their medication correctly,a United States, 2010
Population groupPercentSE
Total 46.20.0
85 and over35.90.1
RacebWhite only46.90.0
Black only48.40.1
NHOPI only44.00.7
Multiple races45.60.5
EthnicitybHispanic, all races37.40.1
Non-Hispanic, White46.90.0
Non-Hispanic, Black48.40.1

a Episodes in which a person showed improvement in ability to manage oral medications 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.

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_11_1_7-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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