Table 2_1_5-3

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 2_1_5.3
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year, by State, 2001 and 2006
State20062001
PercentaSEPercentaSE
Total (all reporting States)71.00.768.11.0
Alabama73.32.866.83.6
Alaska61.87.572.06.3
Arizona69.84.167.25.2
Arkansas62.22.659.34.1
California64.33.261.54.2
Colorado67.53.060.17.6
ConnecticutDNCDNC75.32.7
Delaware74.33.5DNCDNC
District of ColumbiaDNCDNC80.04.0
Florida72.22.363.73.9
Georgia73.32.165.13.5
Hawaii75.53.084.03.8
Idaho66.73.466.64.1
IllinoisDNCDNCDNCDNC
Indiana72.82.3DNCDNC
Iowa72.32.878.73.7
KansasDNCDNC64.83.7
Kentucky70.42.764.03.0
Louisiana70.22.0DNCDNC
Maine82.22.774.54.1
MarylandDNCDNCDNCDNC
MassachusettsDNCDNC70.13.1
Michigan73.12.470.43.3
Minnesota89.22.484.73.2
Mississippi69.12.1DNCDNC
Missouri71.33.9DNCDNC
Montana70.53.178.84.5
NebraskaDNCDNC72.54.0
Nevada60.44.464.16.4
New Hampshire81.32.278.03.4
New Jersey66.22.263.03.6
New Mexico74.02.572.53.9
New York78.02.674.23.6
North Carolina74.71.5DNCDNC
North Dakota81.92.577.74.3
Ohio67.34.361.54.3
Oklahoma64.92.273.13.3
Oregon77.82.8DNCDNC
Pennsylvania75.22.571.34.4
Rhode IslandDNCDNC77.53.5
South Carolina73.02.077.43.0
South Dakota74.12.478.02.9
Tennessee71.32.967.04.0
Texas72.32.971.22.9
Utah68.64.378.84.7
Vermont76.12.677.63.5
Virginia72.53.665.14.2
Washington78.41.376.53.5
West Virginia71.02.664.73.9
WisconsinDNCDNC81.03.7
Wyoming65.33.163.85.4

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using two age groups: 40–59 and 60 and over.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_5-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/2_diabetes/T2_1_5-3.html