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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.

Table 8_2_5.1
Hospital patients age 50 and over with pneumonia discharged during October-February who received an influenza screening or vaccination, United States,a 2005-2009
Population groupNumberPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 369,19690.20.0584.70.0678.70.0768.50.0855.20.09
American Indian/Alaska Native2,40580.10.8174.60.8369.01.0658.81.1056.41.30
85 and over72,20491.20.1185.80.1280.10.1670.00.2056.10.20

a. 2009 data do not include data from the U.S. territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands); other years do not include Guam and U.S. Virgin Islands.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T8_2_5_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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