Table 3_1_4-1

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 3_1_4.1
Ratio of observed deaths to expected deaths among Medicare hemodialysis patients, by State, 2000 and 2007
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StateRateSERateSE
United Statesa0.94---0.99--
Alabama0.960.030.950.03
Alaska0.940.151.480.22
Arizona0.920.030.910.03
Arkansas1.070.051.200.05
California0.940.010.940.01
Colorado0.750.040.880.05
Connecticut0.840.040.890.04
Delaware0.980.070.930.08
District of Columbia0.690.060.890.06
Florida1.060.021.060.02
Georgia0.920.021.050.02
Hawaii0.790.050.920.06
Idaho0.960.091.220.10
Illinois0.930.021.000.02
Indiana0.910.030.970.03
Iowa0.810.040.880.04
Kansas0.880.051.030.05
Kentucky0.920.041.070.04
Louisiana1.040.031.070.03
Maine0.670.060.850.07
Maryland1.040.031.130.03
Massachusetts0.880.031.010.03
Michigan0.920.021.010.02
Minnesota0.830.040.850.04
Mississippi0.950.330.960.04
Missouri0.950.031.000.03
Montana0.820.090.790.08
Nebraska0.910.061.110.07
Nevada1.000.061.210.07
New Hampshire0.940.081.000.09
New Jersey0.900.021.060.02
New Mexico0.940.060.650.04
New York0.910.020.960.02
North Carolina0.930.020.980.02
North Dakota0.870.091.100.10
Ohio0.880.021.030.02
Oklahoma1.010.041.080.05
Oregon0.950.050.960.05
Pennsylvania0.920.021.000.02
Puerto Rico1.280.051.090.05
Rhode Island0.910.071.000.07
South Carolina1.010.031.090.03
South Dakota0.740.080.920.08
Tennessee0.900.030.980.03
Texas0.930.020.860.01
Utah0.910.070.950.08
Vermont0.860.130.810.12
Virginia1.010.031.010.03
Washington0.880.031.010.04
West Virginia1.050.060.990.05
Wisconsin0.840.031.060.04
Wyoming0.940.160.720.13

a Standard error is unavailable.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Data from the unit-specific report for dialysis patients, University of Michigan Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 3_1_4-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/3_endstagerenaldisease/T3_1_4-1.html