Table 8_2_6-2

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_6.2
Hospital patients age 65 and over with pneumonia who received pneumococcal screening or vaccination, by State, 2005 and 2006
State20062005
PercentSEPercentSE
United Statesa73.91.562.21.5
Alabama71.30.563.20.5
Alaska72.72.051.42.3
Arizona70.20.558.80.6
Arkansas75.50.559.70.6
California64.90.244.90.2
Colorado76.40.665.60.7
Connecticut79.00.566.50.6
Delaware75.81.260.21.4
District of Columbia34.01.926.81.7
Florida73.20.356.80.3
Georgia68.30.453.50.4
Hawaii59.41.150.61.1
Idaho76.21.068.11.1
Illinois67.00.354.10.3
Indiana78.60.470.70.4
Iowa87.30.479.40.5
Kansas69.10.762.90.7
Kentucky79.20.467.10.4
Louisiana71.70.561.30.5
Maine81.50.766.50.9
Maryland71.20.559.90.5
Massachusetts76.90.458.70.4
Michigan75.70.362.70.4
Minnesota76.20.567.50.5
Mississippi69.90.656.80.7
Missouri78.80.465.10.4
Montana83.40.972.61.0
Nebraska80.70.675.10.7
Nevada60.31.052.41.0
New Hampshire88.00.769.01.0
New Jersey87.20.380.30.3
New Mexico59.70.945.80.9
New York72.30.359.60.3
North Carolina78.90.368.20.4
North Dakota79.70.975.21.1
Ohio77.80.363.50.3
Oklahoma81.80.472.70.5
Oregon70.20.756.30.7
Pennsylvania76.90.365.20.3
Puerto Rico29.00.824.20.7
Rhode Island72.41.058.91.1
South Carolina81.50.468.50.5
South Dakota83.50.877.30.9
Tennessee76.60.366.90.4
Texas75.80.258.60.3
Utah76.60.864.10.9
Vermont83.81.070.91.3
Virginia74.40.460.90.4
Washington71.50.557.90.5
West Virginia79.10.568.30.6
Wisconsin81.10.473.10.4
Wyoming80.41.271.51.4

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_6-2: 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_6-2.html