Table 4_2_7-3

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 4_2_7.3
Smokers with heart attack who received smoking cessation counseling while hospitalized, by State, 2004 and 2007a
State20072004
PercentSEPercentSE
Total90.60.474.60.7
Alabama92.02.979.74.1
Alaska77.512.770.316.3
Arizona90.53.175.84.8
Arkansas86.55.181.77.0
California88.91.466.32.6
Colorado92.73.585.75.4
Connecticut91.24.081.56.8
Delaware97.41.4**
District of Columbia67.417.6**
Florida94.21.471.13.2
Georgia88.62.969.55.1
Hawaii92.22.475.88.9
Idaho99.00.691.94.2
Illinois91.31.973.93.4
Indiana91.82.478.64.7
Iowa92.84.078.16.6
Kansas79.26.377.77.1
Kentucky89.53.472.25.0
Louisiana93.12.071.74.8
Maine91.14.369.413.8
Maryland96.61.081.34.2
Massachusetts92.41.768.86.3
Michigan89.82.582.13.4
Minnesota72.16.475.07.6
Mississippi95.61.671.37.9
Missouri94.12.382.24.0
Montana96.61.669.79.8
Nebraska94.04.777.58.6
Nevada95.02.660.69.2
New Hampshire87.88.086.76.8
New Jersey96.71.580.84.2
New Mexico71.78.149.310.4
New York89.81.868.03.9
North Carolina96.11.273.84.8
North Dakota61.012.865.712.7
Ohio95.41.273.13.7
Oklahoma88.33.872.86.3
Oregon82.65.272.26.8
Pennsylvania90.11.975.63.4
Rhode Island90.86.273.310.8
South Carolina95.72.479.05.8
South Dakota62.113.890.18.2
Tennessee91.02.980.63.8
Texas92.41.573.53.0
Utah99.10.474.48.0
Vermont88.011.0**
Virginia89.72.681.34.3
Washington90.02.971.25.5
West Virginia90.63.574.66.5
Wisconsin89.03.280.84.9
Wyoming79.113.2**

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp in late April each year. Estimates are calculated using hospital-level scores.

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 4_2_7-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/4_heartdiseases/T4_2_7-3.html