Table 14_1_3-8

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_3.8
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers listened carefully to them, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Alabama76.61.876.31.6
Alaska72.92.777.52.4
Arizona70.52.272.91.8
Arkansas74.92.376.72.2
California74.11.073.51.1
Colorado72.52.675.32.2
Connecticut79.02.370.92.3
Delaware78.92.377.42.2
District of Columbia79.52.675.22.4
Florida72.51.173.61.1
Georgia76.91.572.71.6
Hawaii77.82.679.82.2
Idaho74.62.572.52.6
Illinois76.21.2DNCDNC
Indiana78.11.576.31.5
Iowa77.22.274.02.5
Kansas77.02.379.02.3
Kentucky78.51.975.61.8
Louisiana78.22.277.21.9
Maine77.22.377.42.2
Maryland76.31.875.71.6
Massachusetts77.51.775.21.6
Michigan77.51.377.01.2
Minnesota76.52.277.72.3
Mississippi76.42.477.32.4
Missouri75.71.873.31.7
Montana74.52.475.92.5
Nebraska72.62.576.02.5
Nevada73.82.774.12.5
New Hampshire79.32.373.42.4
New Jersey73.01.674.11.4
New Mexico80.82.573.62.4
New York75.41.175.21.0
North Carolina76.31.475.51.3
North Dakota74.72.571.52.7
Ohio76.41.275.01.1
Oklahoma75.32.271.52.2
Oregon71.32.776.72.4
Pennsylvania76.81.378.01.1
Puerto Rico77.73.184.32.1
Rhode Island80.52.477.92.3
South Carolina75.52.079.21.6
South Dakota75.52.575.92.6
Tennessee80.21.677.31.6
Texas74.81.174.71.1
Utah72.12.670.52.7
Vermont79.72.276.12.4
Virgin Islands80.92.680.12.4
Virginia73.51.675.11.4
Washington77.21.971.81.8
West Virginia74.42.475.22.2
Wisconsin74.41.976.21.6
Wyoming72.62.572.32.5

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_3-8: 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_3-8.html