Table 9_2_10-3

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 9_2_10.3
Home health care patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends, by State, 2005 and 2007a
State20072005
Number of providersPercentSENumber of providersPercentSE
Total8,97263.70.156,98164.60.2
Alabama14365.20.8014064.20.8
Alaska1673.92.331274.83.3
Arizona8567.71.166769.71.1
Arkansas17259.60.8316160.10.9
California64969.70.4353971.00.4
Colorado13466.11.0911366.51.0
Connecticut8259.91.348059.31.3
Delaware1868.31.721468.32.7
District of Columbia2372.12.971566.92.2
Florida80370.60.3753170.60.4
Georgia9868.70.909566.61.1
Hawaii1473.62.351472.91.9
Idaho4869.41.314969.61.1
Illinois48362.70.6030465.90.6
Indiana18661.40.8914663.31.0
Iowa17557.91.1716259.20.9
Kansas12966.11.2611166.21.0
Kentucky10263.00.879964.30.9
Louisiana21851.60.8820450.20.9
Maine2968.92.072869.91.7
Maryland4872.20.874571.70.8
Massachusetts12762.91.0310361.70.9
Michigan38067.70.4825769.10.5
Minnesota20061.91.1916362.01.2
Mississippi5455.61.475457.21.5
Missouri16769.00.7714668.70.8
Montana3571.01.603470.01.7
Nebraska6870.51.075770.61.3
Nevada6866.71.215068.61.0
New Hampshire3666.21.703362.21.7
New Jersey4970.00.864868.20.9
New Mexico6665.81.355966.31.3
New York18557.51.4018356.81.4
North Carolina16865.70.6216266.10.6
North Dakota2373.83.012572.82.5
Ohio46759.10.7232261.90.7
Oklahoma21454.20.8918756.60.9
Oregon5674.50.955975.00.9
Pennsylvania29571.70.5823770.70.6
Rhode Island2264.72.372164.82.0
South Carolina6764.81.046564.41.0
South Dakota3972.61.983473.71.8
Tennessee13963.80.7613363.60.8
Texas1,79856.60.341,12258.80.4
Utah6871.91.064670.11.2
Vermont1265.81.421261.31.9
Virginia18567.90.7415070.20.7
Washington6075.10.775774.70.8
West Virginia6169.31.215769.81.2
Wisconsin12668.91.1510267.81.2
Wyoming2768.91.832267.81.6

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp on March 31, 2006, for the 2005 estimates and on April 18, 2008, for the 2007 estimates.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_2_10-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/9_nursinghome_homehealth_hospice/T9_2_10-3.html