Table 11_2_4-3

2008 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 11_2_4.3
Hospital patients with heart attack who were given percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) within 90 minutes of arrival, by State, 2004 and 2007a
State20072004
PercentSEPercentSE
Total59.50.636.91.4
Alabama62.43.227.76.8
Alaska****
Arizona48.83.342.310.0
Arkansas55.04.7**
California59.82.133.03.6
Colorado70.93.9**
Connecticut63.14.3**
Delaware****
District of Columbia****
Florida58.52.338.97.5
Georgia56.44.543.36.4
Hawaii49.37.5**
Idaho77.45.7**
Illinois55.12.744.84.6
Indiana57.73.934.46.4
Iowa69.95.6**
Kansas63.35.738.810.3
Kentucky50.85.7**
Louisiana39.04.0**
Maine****
Maryland47.43.8**
Massachusetts69.53.1**
Michigan64.32.636.29.2
Minnesota84.52.964.811.8
Mississippi46.05.2**
Missouri65.13.9**
Montana74.15.258.011.8
Nebraska77.46.8**
Nevada34.84.916.85.0
New Hampshire65.07.9**
New Jersey55.43.1**
New Mexico49.911.3**
New York63.62.555.39.3
North Carolina73.43.5**
North Dakota78.37.8**
Ohio61.82.540.36.6
Oklahoma60.75.3**
Oregon62.34.837.010.4
Pennsylvania57.52.625.26.8
Rhode Island****
South Carolina60.44.5**
South Dakota****
Tennessee54.23.223.66.8
Texas56.02.437.64.9
Utah52.94.7**
Vermont****
Virginia64.63.830.27.1
Washington66.83.750.08.9
West Virginia66.16.2**
Wisconsin74.63.035.77.5
Wyoming****

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp in late April each year. Estimates are calculated using hospital-level scores. The 2005 and 2006 estimates are within 120 minutes of arrival.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 11_2_4-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/11_timeliness/T11_2_4-3.html