Table 2_3_2-5

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_3_2.5
Admissions for diabetes with short-term complicationsa (excluding transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, ages 6–17, by State, 2000 and 2005
State20052000
RatebSERatebSE
Total36.14.027.11.8
Arizona24.31.528.72.0
Arkansas27.02.4DNCDNC
California23.20.622.40.6
Colorado26.01.826.31.9
Connecticut16.11.716.21.7
Florida30.61.129.21.1
Georgia33.31.530.11.5
Hawaii19.43.120.33.2
Illinois26.41.126.31.1
Indiana26.71.6DNCDNC
Iowa29.22.525.52.2
Kansas36.32.835.72.9
Kentucky36.42.429.42.2
Maryland21.01.526.01.7
Massachusetts11.81.117.71.3
Michigan41.91.636.91.5
Minnesota32.82.1DNCDNC
Missouri41.62.140.72.4
Nebraska27.53.2DNCDNC
Nevada54.13.7DNCDNC
New Hampshire26.73.5DNCDNC
New Jersey18.81.130.71.5
New York25.90.925.30.9
North Carolina39.91.737.91.7
Ohio38.11.4DNCDNC
Oregon27.32.126.82.1
Rhode Island25.93.9DNCDNC
South Carolina33.22.238.22.3
Tennessee52.52.440.22.1
Texas29.00.928.61.3
Utah35.02.730.42.4
Vermont18.94.3DNCDNC
Washington31.61.732.51.8
West Virginia51.24.457.94.4
Wisconsin29.01.831.41.8

a Ketoacidosis, hyperosmolarity, or coma.

b Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population.

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) databases and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1. State estimates are from the State Inpatient Databases (SID), and not all States participate in HCUP. Estimates for the total U.S. are from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, which is drawn from the SID and weighted to give national estimates.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 2_3_2-5: 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_3_2-5.html