Table 14_1_11-8

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 14_1_11.8
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months who gave a best rating for health care they received, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Alabama58.82.060.71.8
Alaska52.92.859.62.5
Arizona53.02.355.02.0
Arkansas45.82.758.92.5
California54.81.161.11.2
Colorado59.02.761.12.4
Connecticut65.32.661.82.4
Delaware54.22.769.32.4
District of Columbia55.03.162.82.7
Florida54.51.260.21.2
Georgia55.31.859.71.7
Hawaii56.13.166.02.6
Idaho62.92.660.02.7
Illinois58.11.4DNCDNC
Indiana56.81.863.51.7
Iowa61.62.567.62.5
Kansas57.12.765.32.6
Kentucky54.32.258.92.0
Louisiana53.62.568.32.0
Maine62.82.666.22.6
Maryland58.82.160.31.7
Massachusetts61.02.062.51.8
Michigan59.51.563.31.4
Minnesota60.22.566.42.5
Mississippi58.22.757.22.7
Missouri55.72.062.51.8
Montana59.82.661.12.7
Nebraska55.82.864.02.7
Nevada51.13.056.22.8
New Hampshire64.22.758.72.7
New Jersey52.31.757.81.5
New Mexico52.03.056.82.6
New York56.71.360.91.2
North Carolina56.01.560.01.5
North Dakota59.02.759.72.8
Ohio57.01.460.61.3
Oklahoma54.22.659.62.3
Oregon52.92.955.02.7
Pennsylvania57.01.562.11.3
Puerto Rico61.23.773.02.6
Rhode Island62.32.965.52.6
South Carolina56.22.261.51.9
South Dakota55.82.864.22.9
Tennessee54.12.064.21.8
Texas55.61.263.61.2
Utah50.82.859.72.8
Vermont63.22.661.52.7
Virgin Islands46.33.351.42.9
Virginia50.31.861.31.6
Washington56.42.260.01.9
West Virginia51.42.857.02.6
Wisconsin63.22.065.01.7
Wyoming57.62.754.02.7

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 14_1_11-8: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_11-8.html