Table 11_1_24-2

2010 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 11_1_24.2
Hospice patients who received the right amount of medicine for pain management, by State, 2008-2009
 20092008
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total94.70.194.50.1
Alabama96.00.496.30.4
Alaska90.74.093.32.7
Arizona95.00.594.40.5
Arkansas95.70.595.30.5
California93.40.293.40.2
Colorado94.20.494.40.4
Connecticut92.80.694.50.6
Delaware94.30.894.70.8
District of Columbia92.91.8DSUDSU
Florida95.10.294.60.2
Georgia95.30.395.00.4
Hawaii91.41.193.91.4
Idaho93.30.994.00.8
Illinois94.10.394.50.3
Indiana95.00.494.50.4
Iowa95.70.495.70.4
Kansas95.90.595.70.7
Kentucky95.60.395.50.3
Louisiana93.50.995.70.7
Maine94.00.992.61.0
Maryland94.30.595.40.4
Massachusetts95.00.494.60.5
Michigan94.30.393.80.3
Minnesota94.70.493.80.5
Mississippi95.11.195.81.3
Missouri94.60.594.70.5
Montana92.81.194.61.3
Nebraska95.40.695.80.6
Nevada94.80.694.90.6
New Hampshire94.41.095.31.4
New Jersey94.50.494.00.5
New Mexico93.60.894.80.8
New York93.90.393.90.3
North Carolina95.70.295.40.3
North Dakota94.70.994.80.9
Ohio95.20.295.10.2
Oklahoma93.70.793.80.8
Oregon93.80.492.50.5
Pennsylvania95.40.394.90.3
Puerto Rico94.82.9100.00.0
Rhode Island96.30.794.60.9
South Carolina96.40.595.80.6
South Dakota94.11.093.91.1
Tennessee95.00.494.40.4
Texas95.10.294.70.2
Utah94.80.794.80.7
Vermont93.51.093.61.1
Virginia94.40.493.80.4
Washington93.70.493.60.4
West Virginia95.20.695.40.6
Wisconsin94.60.494.20.4
WyomingDSUDSUDSUDSU

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Family Evaluation of Hospice Care Survey.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_24-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_24-2.html