Table 4_4_2-3

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_4_2.3
Deaths per 1,000 admissions with coronary artery bypass graft (excluding obstetric admissions and transfers to another hospital), age 40 and over, by State, 2000 and 2006
 20062000
StateRateaSERateaSE
Total24.40.341.90.3
Arizona24.51.944.32.3
Arkansas34.82.8DNCDNC
California22.91.139.61.0
Colorado18.23.134.73.0
Connecticut25.72.633.92.6
Florida25.01.038.71.0
Georgia31.62.051.42.2
Hawaii37.94.855.35.8
Illinois23.41.538.51.4
Iowa28.03.841.73.2
Kansas29.63.249.03.3
Kentucky24.92.240.22.1
Maine37.44.1DNCDNC
Maryland20.02.039.52.5
Massachusetts20.22.232.72.1
Michigan21.81.536.51.6
Minnesota24.52.6DNCDNC
Missouri28.21.850.41.8
Nebraska28.63.8DNCDNC
Nevada36.23.0DNCDNC
New Hampshire37.65.3DNCDNC
New Jersey26.71.938.21.8
New York24.01.343.71.3
North Carolina27.82.044.22.1
Oklahoma32.52.6DNCDNC
Oregon28.72.935.93.1
Rhode Island29.96.3DNCDNC
South Carolina21.02.447.42.8
Tennessee28.01.749.71.8
Texas29.01.051.01.2
Utah22.34.034.04.0
Vermont35.48.6DNCDNC
Virginia23.72.1DNCDNC
Washington33.22.540.02.3
West Virginia33.23.442.23.6
Wisconsin22.11.840.32.1

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Group (APR-DRG) risk of mortality score.

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) databases and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1. State estimates are from the State Inpatient Databases (SID), and not all States participate in HCUP. Estimates for the total U.S. are from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, which is drawn from the SID and weighted to give national estimates.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 4_4_2-3: 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_4_2-3.html