Table 13_1_1-7

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 13_1_1.7
Adults who had an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months who got appointments for routine care as soon as wanted, Medicare managed care, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Alabama64.01.364.31.5
Arizona55.80.757.11.1
Arkansas59.02.262.73.1
California56.10.457.20.7
Colorado60.91.063.31.8
Connecticut66.11.666.92.5
Delaware59.93.763.410.7
District of Columbia48.95.855.54.7
Florida61.40.562.90.7
Georgia59.71.663.11.9
Hawaii59.11.660.12.0
Idaho57.32.157.32.3
Illinois60.81.161.11.4
Indiana64.91.265.41.8
Iowa62.72.256.56.3
Kansas64.32.767.91.9
Kentucky63.11.562.91.8
Louisiana56.11.462.41.9
Maine65.32.765.82.7
Maryland56.11.757.51.8
Massachusetts66.30.968.21.6
Michigan66.41.464.71.7
Minnesota62.10.964.81.5
Mississippi57.74.6DNCDNC
Missouri63.11.064.11.5
Montana60.64.759.42.5
Nebraska66.32.266.02.2
Nevada47.01.259.32.5
New Jersey61.61.164.81.6
New Mexico55.21.657.61.8
New York62.20.564.60.7
North Carolina65.11.466.21.9
Ohio64.70.766.41.1
Oklahoma60.11.765.21.9
Oregon59.30.859.41.1
Pennsylvania63.70.565.60.7
Puerto Rico59.20.765.51.1
Rhode Island63.11.667.72.1
South Carolina61.03.0DNCDNC
South Dakota56.93.4DNCDNC
Tennessee65.71.165.01.6
Texas59.30.761.31.0
Utah57.81.756.61.7
Virginia58.82.962.42.9
Washington62.11.163.81.6
West Virginia66.61.869.72.7
Wisconsin64.71.266.71.4

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS Benchmarking Database.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 13_1_1-7: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/13_timeliness/T13_1_1-7.html