Table 4_4_3-3

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_4_3.3
Deaths per 1,000 hospital admissions age 40 and over with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasties (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), by State, 2000 and 2005
State20052000
RateaSERateaSE
Total11.90.115.40.1
Arizona12.10.716.00.9
Arkansas15.41.1DNCDNC
California13.40.415.80.5
Colorado11.50.914.01.1
Connecticut12.91.113.61.1
Florida11.00.414.00.5
Georgia12.70.816.51.1
Hawaii10.52.116.12.5
Illinois11.00.513.70.6
Iowa14.41.117.51.1
Kansas10.31.219.11.3
Kentucky13.00.818.51.1
Maryland13.80.916.11.1
Massachusetts11.50.716.60.9
Michigan11.20.514.50.6
Minnesota11.90.8DNCDNC
Missouri13.50.616.20.7
Nebraska13.81.6DNCDNC
Nevada16.41.2DNCDNC
New Hampshire12.31.7DNCDNC
New Jersey12.30.714.30.8
New York7.60.610.40.7
North Carolina12.40.715.40.8
Oklahoma15.60.9DNCDNC
Oregon15.21.314.01.6
Rhode Island13.41.9DNCDNC
South Carolina14.80.914.91.2
Tennessee13.40.720.30.9
Texas12.90.417.20.5
Utah15.31.314.91.7
Vermont17.12.8DNCDNC
Washington15.20.817.61.1
West Virginia12.71.315.21.6
Wisconsin11.50.815.61.0

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Group (APR-DRG) risk of mortality score.

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 4_4_3-3: 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_4_3-3.html