Table 12_1_3-3

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 12_1_3.3
Surgery patients who received preventive antibiotic(s) 1 hour before incision, by State, 2005 and 2008a
 20082005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total86.50.371.40.6
Alabama87.21.675.33.1
Alaska83.03.5DSUDSU
Arizona84.62.273.06.5
Arkansas86.51.871.84.0
California86.40.866.92.0
Colorado86.61.568.47.3
Connecticut91.50.9DSUDSU
Delaware90.02.681.63.6
District of Columbia81.74.7DSUDSU
Florida91.20.676.11.6
Georgia84.41.566.64.0
Hawaii83.05.7DSUDSU
Idaho86.22.778.35.4
Illinois86.81.669.13.0
Indiana87.11.467.03.5
Iowa84.52.670.84.3
Kansas85.12.162.15.4
Kentucky85.02.161.96.8
Louisiana82.11.969.44.2
Maine92.91.273.56.5
Maryland90.61.078.62.1
Massachusetts89.61.980.63.1
Michigan90.51.078.92.0
Minnesota86.22.062.37.2
Mississippi78.03.765.24.5
Missouri87.71.276.63.8
Montana89.03.380.53.6
Nebraska88.82.169.46.0
Nevada84.52.669.66.4
New Hampshire93.31.065.96.0
New Jersey93.20.781.32.1
New Mexico77.13.770.25.8
New York90.40.771.92.5
North Carolina92.10.777.02.3
North Dakota90.62.684.81.2
Ohio88.21.072.22.6
Oklahoma80.42.775.64.1
Oregon81.72.076.83.7
Pennsylvania87.41.263.13.2
Rhode Island89.22.9DSUDSU
South Carolina86.22.976.72.9
South Dakota86.24.085.43.7
Tennessee85.21.567.94.7
Texas81.41.362.83.2
Utah89.71.761.35.5
Vermont95.11.277.83.6
Virginia89.01.564.74.9
Washington86.91.475.66.1
West Virginia83.83.565.14.7
Wisconsin90.51.075.63.4
Wyoming85.64.351.110.4

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp in late April each year. Estimates are calculated using hospital-level scores.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 12_1_3-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/12_patientsafety/T12_1_3-3.html