Table 13_1_3-7

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_3.7
Adults who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 12 months who got care as soon as wanted, Medicare managed care, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Alabama67.41.871.42.1
Arizona62.61.161.91.7
Arkansas61.83.165.54.4
California66.50.769.21.0
Colorado71.31.575.72.8
Connecticut72.82.574.03.4
Delaware63.05.738.914.4
District of Columbia62.58.769.56.8
Florida65.10.867.91.2
Georgia68.42.372.62.8
Hawaii65.92.572.83.0
Idaho69.83.067.53.5
Illinois66.51.770.42.2
Indiana73.51.776.02.7
Iowa78.53.169.99.5
Kansas68.34.373.23.1
Kentucky66.62.166.12.5
Louisiana65.82.166.92.9
Maine77.13.975.74.2
Maryland63.02.666.82.8
Massachusetts73.51.471.72.4
Michigan77.02.171.02.6
Minnesota73.51.474.62.2
Mississippi69.36.0DNCDNC
Missouri69.91.770.32.4
Montana72.47.375.23.5
Nebraska75.23.377.23.4
Nevada56.61.857.34.3
New Jersey66.31.972.22.6
New Mexico62.02.462.92.7
New York69.00.869.71.2
North Carolina69.82.271.82.7
Ohio73.71.173.81.7
Oklahoma64.62.567.12.9
Oregon70.71.270.31.6
Pennsylvania71.80.871.91.1
Puerto Rico64.80.969.21.4
Rhode Island62.92.773.13.2
South Carolina73.03.9DNCDNC
South Dakota72.55.1DNCDNC
Tennessee69.21.773.12.3
Texas69.01.169.31.5
Utah69.32.668.32.5
Virginia62.14.668.94.2
Washington71.91.672.02.3
West Virginia69.13.075.44.2
Wisconsin77.11.777.51.9

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_3-7: 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_3-7.html