Table 11_1_25-2

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_25.2
Hospice patients who received care consistent with patient�s wishes, by State, 2008-2009
 20092008
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total94.60.194.20.1
Alabama92.51.394.41.0
AlaskaDSUDSUDSUDSU
Arizona93.30.993.30.9
Arkansas96.00.795.40.8
California94.20.494.10.4
Colorado93.70.793.70.9
Connecticut92.61.092.51.0
DelawareDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of ColumbiaDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida94.70.494.00.4
Georgia95.20.695.30.5
Hawaii89.31.689.91.7
Idaho94.00.994.90.8
Illinois95.80.495.20.4
Indiana94.50.493.90.5
Iowa94.50.594.50.5
Kansas94.81.094.81.1
Kentucky93.21.493.61.2
Louisiana89.62.195.31.5
Maine91.91.996.81.3
Maryland94.70.695.10.5
Massachusetts93.80.893.60.8
Michigan95.00.495.10.4
Minnesota95.60.496.10.4
Mississippi89.93.797.61.7
Missouri95.20.794.50.6
Montana96.70.994.21.4
Nebraska95.41.092.91.3
Nevada94.21.393.01.5
New Hampshire94.61.096.31.1
New Jersey93.80.795.30.9
New Mexico91.81.294.61.5
New York94.20.494.20.5
North Carolina95.00.493.70.4
North Dakota94.70.991.81.0
Ohio94.50.394.50.3
Oklahoma92.31.594.91.1
Oregon92.00.894.20.7
Pennsylvania95.10.493.30.4
Puerto Rico92.13.4100.00.0
Rhode Island77.39.190.04.8
South Carolina93.61.293.01.1
South Dakota94.51.095.01.0
Tennessee95.10.795.60.8
Texas93.80.794.20.8
Utah95.50.792.90.9
VermontDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia95.80.694.00.8
Washington95.50.493.60.5
West Virginia91.51.793.71.0
Wisconsin94.60.492.80.4
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_25-2: 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_25-2.html