Slide 11: Three Largest Disparities in Health Care Quality for Selecte
Slide Presentation of the 2008 National Healthcare Disparities Report
Three Largest Disparities in Health Care Quality for Selected Groups
A table displaying results for core measures for income groups. Measure and rate are relative to reference group, 2005 NHDR versus 2008 NHDR.
Measure—Composite: Children whose parents reported poor communication with health providers:
- Relative rate 2005—3.3.
- Relative rate 2008—3.7.
Measure—Composite: Adults who can sometimes or never get care for illness or injury as soon as wanted:
- Relative rate 2005—2.3.
- Relative rate 2008—2.5.
Measure—Children ages 2-17 who did not have a dental visit:
- Relative rate 2005—2.0.
Measure—Women age 40 and over who reported they did not have a mammogram in the past 2 years:
- Relative rate 2008—2.1.