Table 11_1_16-3

2009 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 11_1_16.3
Home health care patients who have less pain when moving around, by State, 2005 and 2008a
 20082005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total62.00.259.70.2
Alabama62.61.061.40.9
Alaska57.63.452.51.8
Arizona57.21.356.31.2
Arkansas60.01.252.61.3
California68.10.665.30.6
Colorado57.31.055.10.9
Connecticut61.11.260.81.0
Delaware64.41.858.93.9
District of Columbia59.86.368.25.1
Florida64.90.661.70.6
Georgia66.81.363.31.1
Hawaii60.52.861.91.8
Idaho58.31.850.51.7
Illinois66.50.865.50.8
Indiana63.00.959.80.9
Iowa59.11.254.51.1
Kansas63.21.459.61.3
Kentucky64.31.259.11.0
Louisiana57.01.152.51.1
Maine61.31.659.51.4
Maryland64.21.559.91.3
Massachusetts64.81.161.50.8
Michigan66.40.764.70.7
Minnesota54.41.053.61.1
Mississippi62.61.457.71.6
Missouri62.40.959.40.9
Montana63.62.956.52.1
Nebraska63.41.755.22.2
Nevada60.31.957.31.9
New Hampshire60.11.658.41.9
New Jersey68.71.365.01.0
New Mexico60.71.560.91.8
New York62.30.862.00.8
North Carolina65.90.764.20.7
North Dakota58.62.658.42.8
Ohio59.40.856.60.8
Oklahoma54.81.149.81.1
Oregon58.31.456.71.3
Pennsylvania62.60.761.80.7
Rhode Island66.41.860.01.4
South Carolina70.01.364.21.0
South Dakota59.22.459.92.0
Tennessee64.91.160.71.1
Texas55.50.657.20.5
Utah62.31.961.21.8
Vermont57.42.962.72.8
Virginia62.41.060.90.9
Washington57.81.258.11.0
West Virginia61.81.657.61.4
Wisconsin61.21.358.31.2
Wyoming60.72.358.72.6

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp in March-April and reflect care delivered mainly in the previous year.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_16-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_16-3.html