Table 9_2_4-3

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_4.3
Home health care patients who get better at walking or moving around, by State, 2005 and 2007a
State20072005
Number of providersPercentSENumber of providersPercentSE
Total8,97240.30.146,45536.90.1
Alabama14342.80.9514038.80.8
Alaska1633.82.391132.62.1
Arizona8537.61.186635.01.0
Arkansas17239.50.9414634.60.8
California64941.40.4652137.90.5
Colorado13437.41.0810135.10.8
Connecticut8238.41.007334.30.7
Delaware1837.32.601431.42.3
District of Columbia2339.23.791331.83.2
Florida80341.60.5051137.20.4
Georgia9845.21.009239.50.9
Hawaii1440.52.531438.91.7
Idaho4839.91.254834.51.3
Illinois48339.00.6529237.50.6
Indiana18639.30.7813437.90.8
Iowa17534.80.8914033.00.9
Kansas12942.01.399635.91.1
Kentucky10242.60.769938.00.8
Louisiana21842.60.8618036.50.9
Maine2940.91.552637.91.1
Maryland4841.81.234438.30.9
Massachusetts12740.91.089735.10.9
Michigan38040.30.5525037.50.6
Minnesota20033.80.8112833.10.8
Mississippi5443.21.315339.31.3
Missouri16742.20.9714237.20.7
Montana3541.41.992934.91.7
Nebraska6840.01.785135.51.5
Nevada6842.01.394738.71.5
New Hampshire3638.61.573135.91.1
New Jersey4944.10.814839.30.7
New Mexico6643.21.145639.81.1
New York18536.10.6616034.40.5
North Carolina16840.80.5615938.40.5
North Dakota2342.42.302335.42.3
Ohio46738.30.6327336.20.6
Oklahoma21438.20.7616534.30.8
Oregon5636.30.885836.00.9
Pennsylvania29542.90.7022939.00.6
Rhode Island2237.31.852133.11.4
South Carolina6745.01.116341.81.0
South Dakota3941.13.362935.72.1
Tennessee13947.40.9713140.50.8
Texas1,79838.60.4197736.10.4
Utah6848.21.524541.41.3
Vermont1238.82.381235.82.8
Virginia18542.10.8314639.10.7
Washington6039.31.015736.00.8
West Virginia6144.91.305741.11.2
Wisconsin12637.91.259034.60.9
Wyoming2734.62.331838.91.6

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_4-3: 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_4-3.html