Table 4_2_2-2

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 4_2_2.2
Hospital patients with heart attack who received aspirin within 24 hours of admission, by State, 2005 and 2006
State20062005
PercentSEPercentSE
United Statesa96.50.295.30.2
Alabama94.70.393.70.3
Alaska98.50.796.40.9
Arizona96.40.294.70.3
Arkansas95.20.494.20.4
California97.10.196.20.1
Colorado98.50.298.20.2
Connecticut97.90.395.70.3
Delaware97.90.497.10.5
District of Columbia96.50.796.10.8
Florida95.50.193.70.1
Georgia95.60.294.80.2
Hawaii95.70.592.60.6
Idaho98.60.496.70.6
Illinois96.50.295.50.2
Indiana96.70.295.00.2
Iowa96.90.396.60.3
Kansas95.40.496.30.3
Kentucky95.70.394.00.3
Louisiana96.10.393.40.3
Maine96.60.596.00.5
Maryland96.10.394.10.3
Massachusetts98.10.297.40.2
Michigan96.90.295.80.2
Minnesota97.80.296.70.3
Mississippi94.60.492.70.4
Missouri97.00.295.00.2
Montana97.50.597.30.5
Nebraska97.50.495.50.5
Nevada97.80.395.60.4
New Hampshire97.50.596.30.5
New Jersey96.90.296.50.2
New Mexico95.80.693.60.6
New York96.40.194.70.2
North Carolina97.10.295.60.2
North Dakota98.00.597.20.6
Ohio97.30.196.50.1
Oklahoma96.20.394.00.3
Oregon97.40.396.70.3
Pennsylvania96.00.194.70.2
Puerto Rico87.80.586.50.6
Rhode Island97.20.495.60.6
South Carolina96.50.394.90.3
South Dakota97.70.695.80.7
Tennessee95.20.293.70.3
Texas96.50.194.80.1
Utah96.50.596.10.5
Vermont97.20.896.20.7
Virginia96.40.295.60.2
Washington97.40.296.80.2
West Virginia95.60.493.60.4
Wisconsin97.60.296.60.2
Wyoming93.41.395.71.0

a The estimate is based on State-level estimates.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 4_2_2-2: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/4_heartdiseases/T4_2_2-2.html