Table 4_3_3-2

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_3_3.2
Hospital patients with heart failure and left ventricular systolic dysfunction who were prescribed ACE inhibitor or ARB at discharge, by State, 2005 and 2007
 20072005
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total89.70.182.60.1
Alabama89.80.483.10.5
Alaska97.10.989.51.7
Arizona89.00.581.60.6
Arkansas87.70.577.10.6
California91.00.283.30.2
Colorado90.60.784.90.8
Connecticut90.40.682.50.6
Delaware86.91.275.71.4
District of Columbia87.31.081.91.2
Florida88.70.279.90.3
Georgia87.30.480.40.4
Hawaii87.71.080.81.1
Idaho92.91.283.11.6
Illinois89.60.382.40.3
Indiana88.10.481.00.4
Iowa91.10.688.20.6
Kansas86.20.881.70.8
Kentucky85.00.577.70.5
Louisiana87.80.481.00.4
Maine91.11.083.71.1
Maryland89.20.483.80.4
Massachusetts89.40.484.70.4
Michigan91.50.387.00.3
Minnesota92.60.483.40.6
Mississippi86.10.582.00.6
Missouri90.70.384.30.4
Montana91.21.287.21.3
Nebraska89.60.884.30.8
Nevada88.40.881.80.9
New Hampshire92.41.087.31.1
New Jersey91.60.387.90.3
New Mexico86.61.079.21.2
New York90.40.282.90.3
North Carolina90.60.383.70.4
North Dakota92.71.186.81.4
Ohio90.90.284.40.3
Oklahoma91.00.585.50.5
Oregon91.00.683.20.8
Pennsylvania89.70.281.10.3
Puerto Rico85.40.780.80.8
Rhode Island89.81.185.91.1
South Carolina92.40.485.70.5
South Dakota90.61.384.91.5
Tennessee87.60.480.10.4
Texas89.20.281.50.3
Utah89.91.084.81.2
Vermont93.41.579.52.0
Virginia91.90.380.20.4
Washington90.60.584.80.6
West Virginia85.70.781.60.7
Wisconsin91.20.483.90.5
Wyoming87.82.379.02.7

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_3_3-2: 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_3_3-2.html