Table 11_1_8-3

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_8.3
Home health care patients whose bladder control improves, by State, 2005 and 2008a
 20082005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total45.20.245.20.2
Alabama47.51.447.71.2
Alaska45.95.338.45.0
Arizona49.81.454.51.2
Arkansas38.51.734.91.4
California48.00.746.90.7
Colorado44.31.345.11.5
Connecticut45.81.547.41.6
Delaware46.54.450.64.1
District of Columbia55.55.553.83.4
Florida43.30.847.10.7
Georgia54.41.550.21.3
Hawaii51.53.055.82.3
Idaho40.12.539.23.0
Illinois50.20.949.61.0
Indiana48.01.348.01.3
Iowa34.31.434.01.5
Kansas44.82.043.81.7
Kentucky44.51.441.71.4
Louisiana41.01.237.61.2
Maine45.12.446.42.1
Maryland51.81.853.21.7
Massachusetts47.81.346.91.4
Michigan50.00.950.80.9
Minnesota36.31.437.71.7
Mississippi50.52.045.11.9
Missouri48.51.144.31.2
Montana41.62.937.23.3
Nebraska41.12.341.73.2
Nevada49.52.052.42.2
New Hampshire44.42.846.02.7
New Jersey53.71.753.51.8
New Mexico45.51.852.02.4
New York45.21.150.81.0
North Carolina45.01.048.80.9
North Dakota37.33.032.15.0
Ohio45.50.946.10.9
Oklahoma38.31.333.01.2
Oregon48.41.647.51.7
Pennsylvania49.21.051.40.9
Rhode Island54.82.055.92.3
South Carolina56.41.753.71.4
South Dakota39.53.737.52.6
Tennessee48.51.145.01.2
Texas39.40.638.80.6
Utah51.02.249.12.5
Vermont35.63.249.93.9
Virginia48.01.149.51.1
Washington46.21.349.41.2
West Virginia46.62.043.71.6
Wisconsin43.01.542.41.4
Wyoming42.56.738.25.6

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_8-3: 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_8-3.html