Table 8_2_5-2

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 8_2_5.2
Hospital patients age 50 and over with pneumonia discharged during October-February who were screened for influenza vaccine status and were vaccinated prior to discharge, by State, 2005 and 2006
State20062005
PercentSEPercentSE
United Statesa68.11.556.91.6
Alabama64.50.654.90.7
Alaska63.92.750.93.0
Arizona61.00.748.70.7
Arkansas68.10.753.20.8
California58.40.339.90.3
Colorado65.50.957.40.9
Connecticut76.80.867.10.9
Delaware72.21.758.11.9
District of Columbia26.82.019.71.8
Florida66.80.350.00.4
Georgia63.50.548.80.6
Hawaii59.81.551.21.5
Idaho69.61.559.41.6
Illinois61.40.448.00.4
Indiana73.20.562.50.6
Iowa79.60.673.70.7
Kansas63.70.959.40.9
Kentucky73.50.561.40.6
Louisiana62.10.750.50.7
Maine78.31.069.91.1
Maryland65.40.750.50.7
Massachusetts71.40.553.20.6
Michigan71.50.460.80.5
Minnesota71.00.765.10.7
Mississippi64.00.851.40.9
Missouri71.20.557.90.6
Montana76.11.371.21.4
Nebraska76.00.967.61.0
Nevada48.31.331.71.2
New Hampshire84.51.068.21.3
New Jersey81.90.473.70.5
New Mexico58.21.144.21.1
New York68.30.457.50.4
North Carolina74.30.460.40.5
North Dakota75.21.474.01.5
Ohio73.70.457.90.4
Oklahoma78.70.568.00.7
Oregon64.60.953.01.0
Pennsylvania69.00.455.10.4
Puerto Rico25.71.124.01.0
Rhode Island65.01.449.51.5
South Carolina75.80.660.70.7
South Dakota78.01.277.01.3
Tennessee70.90.557.70.5
Texas69.50.353.00.3
Utah76.11.069.31.1
Vermont74.91.758.61.9
Virginia73.30.556.50.6
Washington59.50.746.40.7
West Virginia72.30.764.10.8
Wisconsin76.50.670.60.6
Wyoming74.31.767.91.9

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 8_2_5-2: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_2_5-2.html