Table 13_1_3-6

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_3.6
Adults who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 6 months who got care as soon as wanted, Medicaid, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
California48.12.746.91.2
Colorado61.42.657.63.0
ConnecticutDNCDNC65.23.2
Florida61.71.455.81.6
Hawaii53.82.3DNCDNC
Kansas51.62.857.33.2
Maryland56.11.562.11.5
Massachusetts59.22.459.72.8
Michigan58.21.058.51.1
Minnesota66.21.0DNCDNC
New Jersey59.72.657.32.8
New Mexico57.52.460.62.6
New York53.41.159.72.7
Ohio55.51.554.62.0
Oklahoma54.03.6DNCDNC
Oregon48.81.8DNCDNC
Pennsylvania58.01.456.01.5
Puerto Rico50.73.0DNCDNC
Rhode Island64.83.255.53.5
Tennessee65.03.263.22.9
UtahDNCDNC59.02.3
Virginia62.43.762.13.5
WashingtonDNCDNC51.42.0
West Virginia59.63.655.73.7

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_3-6: 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_3-6.html