Table 4_2_1-2

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 4_2_1.2
Hospital patients with heart attack and left ventricular systolic dysfunction who were prescribed ACE inhibitor or ARB at discharge, by State, 2005 and 2007
 20072005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total91.30.183.40.1
Alabama91.50.782.90.8
Alaska97.51.585.73.4
Arizona91.40.783.30.9
Arkansas90.50.980.51.1
California91.80.384.00.4
Colorado94.10.991.41.0
Connecticut91.50.981.91.1
Delaware93.61.588.81.7
District of Columbia93.21.682.42.5
Florida89.90.481.20.4
Georgia89.40.781.00.8
Hawaii90.91.679.51.9
Idaho92.51.784.12.4
Illinois91.30.582.50.6
Indiana91.20.683.20.7
Iowa95.50.789.50.9
Kansas89.61.287.21.1
Kentucky89.70.779.20.8
Louisiana86.80.981.30.9
Maine88.71.579.21.8
Maryland90.60.880.71.0
Massachusetts90.00.783.10.7
Michigan92.20.587.00.5
Minnesota94.70.688.40.8
Mississippi89.70.982.71.1
Missouri93.30.585.90.6
Montana93.91.686.22.1
Nebraska90.81.384.81.5
Nevada90.31.484.11.7
New Hampshire94.91.289.21.4
New Jersey93.20.589.00.6
New Mexico89.41.475.41.9
New York91.20.483.60.4
North Carolina92.00.585.30.6
North Dakota95.31.388.51.9
Ohio92.90.483.80.5
Oklahoma91.60.886.31.0
Oregon94.00.884.01.2
Pennsylvania90.20.480.30.5
Puerto Rico80.11.475.01.4
Rhode Island92.31.686.71.7
South Carolina94.60.686.50.8
South Dakota94.71.487.42.1
Tennessee89.40.681.50.7
Texas91.70.482.00.5
Utah88.41.882.92.2
Vermont92.12.371.72.9
Virginia93.60.682.80.8
Washington92.00.786.00.9
West Virginia92.80.886.31.0
Wisconsin91.50.884.60.8
Wyoming96.91.879.84.4

Key: ACE: angiotensin-converting enzyme; ARB: angiotensin receptor blocker; SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 4_2_1-2: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/4_heartdiseases/T4_2_1-2.html