Table 12_1_3-7

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 12_1_3.7
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers always listened carefully to them, Medicare managed care, by State, 2007
StatePercentSE
Alabama77.71.3
Arizona73.40.9
Arkansas79.42.5
California75.10.6
Colorado75.41.7
Connecticut78.32.1
Delaware60.09.6
District of Columbia81.23.6
Florida74.10.6
Georgia76.91.6
Hawaii78.41.6
Idaho72.22.1
Illinois78.51.2
Indiana78.81.6
Iowa68.45.6
Kansas75.01.8
Kentucky77.21.5
Louisiana80.71.5
Maine79.92.1
Maryland74.41.5
Massachusetts77.11.3
Michigan77.21.5
Minnesota75.31.4
Missouri73.01.3
Montana78.72.1
Nebraska76.52.0
Nevada68.12.3
New Jersey75.41.4
New Mexico76.81.6
New York76.80.6
North Carolina78.11.5
Ohio74.41.0
Oklahoma72.71.7
Oregon73.81.0
Pennsylvania79.80.6
Puerto Rico85.00.8
Rhode Island82.31.6
Tennessee77.31.3
Texas75.70.9
Utah73.91.5
Virginia75.52.5
Washington75.41.4
West Virginia82.22.1
Wisconsin79.31.1

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS Benchmarking Database.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 12_1_3-7: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/12_patientcenteredness/T12_1_3-7.html