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2009 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 have less shortness of breath, by ethnicity,a United States, 2007
| || || || ||Non-Hispanic|| || |
| || ||Total||White||Black||Hispanic, all races|
|85 and over||59.8||0.1||60.0||0.1||59.5||0.3||55.0||0.3|
a Excludes records with missing values.
Key: SE: standard error.
Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.
Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_7-2b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports.
March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_7-2b.html