Table 8_2_6-3

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 8_2_6.3
Hospital patients with pneumonia who received pneumococcal screening or vaccination, by State, 2004 and 2008a
 20082004
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total81.50.342.70.4
Alabama78.22.350.52.9
Alaska74.26.358.79.7
Arizona76.92.357.13.1
Arkansas84.91.638.53.3
California77.71.322.41.4
Colorado78.22.550.64.2
Connecticut85.82.554.13.7
Delaware83.24.242.84.5
District of Columbia55.312.5DSUDSU
Florida86.51.138.31.6
Georgia77.01.834.02.4
Hawaii71.46.238.16.6
Idaho80.55.455.54.9
Illinois78.71.638.52.2
Indiana85.41.452.72.7
Iowa87.21.458.93.1
Kansas68.42.543.83.5
Kentucky83.21.744.82.7
Louisiana77.62.340.12.8
Maine91.12.031.15.3
Maryland80.52.249.33.6
Massachusetts85.91.530.43.2
Michigan83.61.450.52.4
Minnesota81.71.947.63.3
Mississippi71.82.832.13.3
Missouri83.51.444.92.5
Montana86.02.253.46.6
Nebraska80.32.756.34.0
Nevada74.34.732.25.5
New Hampshire92.21.236.34.9
New Jersey91.70.866.02.1
New Mexico76.52.833.74.6
New York85.30.950.01.9
North Carolina85.61.444.82.8
North Dakota84.03.245.26.8
Ohio87.21.045.92.2
Oklahoma77.92.458.92.9
Oregon82.22.243.13.9
Pennsylvania85.01.232.72.0
Rhode Island74.78.457.77.5
South Carolina86.52.049.43.0
South Dakota81.03.957.56.3
Tennessee84.11.549.22.4
Texas81.21.137.81.6
Utah82.73.436.74.4
Vermont89.04.038.66.9
Virginia85.31.845.22.9
Washington82.51.531.13.3
West Virginia80.22.858.22.8
Wisconsin85.91.451.52.6
Wyoming81.63.752.96.1

a Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp in late April each year. Estimates are calculated using hospital-level scores.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 8_2_6-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_2_6-3.html