Table 13_2_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 13_2_4.2
Hospital patients with heart attack who received fibrinolytic medication within 30 minutes of arrival, by State, 2005 and 2007
 20072005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total50.00.837.90.5
Alabama54.26.532.83.3
AlaskaDSUDSU34.48.5
Arizona22.65.420.93.8
Arkansas55.35.737.73.8
California60.61.743.71.1
ColoradoDSUDSU44.75.2
Connecticut48.49.139.36.3
DelawareDSUDSU46.49.6
District of ColumbiaDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida43.83.736.01.8
Georgia60.63.546.12.0
Hawaii31.87.130.95.2
IdahoDSUDSUDSUDSU
Illinois36.65.825.63.3
Indiana47.67.857.03.5
Iowa75.06.940.05.7
Kansas31.17.045.65.6
Kentucky50.55.139.43.2
Louisiana45.54.829.03.6
Maine73.38.246.85.7
Maryland29.37.233.04.9
Massachusetts57.86.236.54.1
Michigan45.66.728.03.6
MinnesotaDSUDSU34.34.7
Mississippi46.24.637.93.5
Missouri48.87.940.13.7
MontanaDSUDSU30.89.2
NebraskaDSUDSU29.57.0
Nevada51.27.740.03.4
New HampshireDSUDSU30.07.3
New Jersey47.74.437.32.4
New MexicoDSUDSU34.56.3
New York52.52.436.21.6
North Carolina42.35.943.02.8
North DakotaDSUDSU47.87.4
Ohio53.86.230.32.6
Oklahoma49.16.741.13.7
Oregon45.29.144.94.6
Pennsylvania36.05.638.32.4
Puerto Rico40.43.929.13.1
Rhode IslandDSUDSU35.07.6
South Carolina58.77.330.33.5
South DakotaDSUDSU30.67.8
Tennessee57.35.738.23.3
Texas36.92.932.01.7
UtahDSUDSUDSUDSU
VermontDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia46.25.335.12.7
WashingtonDSUDSU27.74.9
West VirginiaDSUDSU36.43.8
WisconsinDSUDSU30.65.0
WyomingDSUDSU27.68.4

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

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 13_2_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/nhqrdr09/13_timeliness/T13_2_4-2.html