Table 14_1_6-7

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 14_1_6.7
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 6 months whose health providers always explained things clearly to them (children), Medicaid, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
California59.21.354.70.8
Colorado58.22.862.63.2
ConnecticutDNCDNC73.72.6
Kansas58.82.953.73.0
Maryland65.01.168.71.1
MassachusettsDNCDNC74.03.0
MichiganDNCDNC60.51.2
Missouri67.32.062.22.1
New Mexico65.91.765.51.8
Ohio63.41.166.61.2
OklahomaDNCDNC58.53.3
Pennsylvania64.61.261.62.3
Tennessee65.01.971.01.9
Utah65.81.660.62.1
Washington61.82.3DNCDNC
West Virginia57.72.961.82.9

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 14_1_6-7: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_6-7.html