Table 2_3_2-6

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_2.6
Admissions for diabetes with short-term complicationsa (excluding obstetric admissions and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, age 18 and over, by State, 2000 and 2005
State20052000
RatebSERatebSE
Total56.31.551.41.4
Arizona55.81.244.31.1
Arkansas78.72.0DNCDNC
California44.60.440.60.4
Colorado44.11.140.61.1
Connecticut50.91.538.31.2
Florida57.20.748.40.7
Georgia70.91.167.61.1
Hawaii37.02.128.11.8
Illinois51.30.746.40.7
Indiana58.71.1DNCDNC
Iowa40.91.436.31.3
Kansas50.11.649.31.7
Kentucky72.31.557.11.5
Maryland57.71.250.11.1
Massachusetts45.11.036.70.9
Michigan61.50.959.20.9
Minnesota38.61.1DNCDNC
Missouri61.21.252.21.2
Nebraska36.21.8DNCDNC
Nevada70.32.0DNCDNC
New Hampshire40.62.1DNCDNC
New Jersey54.00.948.40.9
New York53.10.647.40.6
North Carolina68.41.061.51.0
Ohio66.30.9DNCDNC
Oklahoma70.61.7DNCDNC
Oregon45.11.334.51.2
Rhode Island44.72.3DNCDNC
South Carolina74.91.664.91.8
Tennessee79.41.463.31.2
Texas55.90.753.10.8
Utah39.61.636.01.6
Vermont28.42.5DNCDNC
Washington41.50.932.50.9
West Virginia83.22.558.02.1
Wisconsin43.81.137.61.0

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_2-6: 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_2-6.html