Table 12_1_4-2

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_4.2
Adult surgery patients who had prophylactic antibiotics discontinued within 24 hours after surgery end time, by State, 2005 and 2007
 20072005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total83.70.068.50.1
Alabama83.50.366.60.4
Alaska82.10.972.93.0
Arizona80.00.352.20.7
Arkansas84.20.370.10.5
California78.80.157.80.3
Colorado83.70.371.60.9
Connecticut86.40.489.61.0
Delaware87.20.677.50.7
District of Columbia83.50.854.82.1
Florida82.40.263.90.2
Georgia79.40.360.80.5
Hawaii81.10.655.11.6
Idaho78.80.662.71.0
Illinois83.10.267.80.3
Indiana82.40.261.10.4
Iowa84.60.375.80.6
Kansas82.90.360.50.6
Kentucky80.70.375.20.5
Louisiana75.00.358.00.8
Maine93.20.380.50.6
Maryland85.70.366.50.4
Massachusetts89.60.279.40.4
Michigan90.20.178.20.3
Minnesota89.40.269.10.7
Mississippi81.20.460.60.5
Missouri85.50.268.90.4
Montana87.90.581.40.6
Nebraska87.20.475.30.7
Nevada70.30.638.31.1
New Hampshire91.70.474.40.9
New Jersey90.40.278.90.3
New Mexico82.70.572.10.7
New York84.90.263.60.3
North Carolina88.50.274.60.3
North Dakota84.30.667.11.0
Ohio85.60.255.60.5
Oklahoma85.90.382.10.4
Oregon82.80.472.30.7
Pennsylvania85.50.168.90.3
Puerto Rico54.00.655.30.8
Rhode Island88.60.577.51.6
South Carolina86.70.376.30.4
South Dakota93.00.484.20.6
Tennessee83.10.271.60.4
Texas78.70.265.40.3
Utah78.10.562.40.8
Vermont93.00.675.80.9
Virginia85.70.272.70.5
Washington86.00.271.90.8
West Virginia85.50.476.10.4
Wisconsin87.80.266.20.4
Wyoming85.60.777.61.8

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 12_1_4-2: 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_4-2.html