Table 11_1_28-2

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_28.2
Family caregivers who did not want more information about what to expect while the patient was dying, by State, 2007-2009
 200920082007
StateNumberPercentSENumberPercentSENumberPercentSE
Total194,92585.00.1180,34484.70.1159,91484.50.1
Alabama2,55288.00.62,42088.60.71,76988.80.8
Alaska5984.84.710087.03.418181.82.9
Arizona2,72084.10.72,98083.60.72,85982.10.7
Arkansas1,67687.30.81,90587.20.81,76588.10.8
California15,23682.90.314,08782.30.312,39282.00.4
Colorado4,13683.70.64,38383.20.64,01483.20.6
Connecticut2,10284.10.81,58382.41.01,17282.51.1
Delaware91984.71.290084.11.276881.01.4
District of Columbia23579.62.63381.86.8DSUDSUDSU
Florida22,67484.50.219,77584.20.318,91584.20.3
Georgia4,61685.50.54,14585.10.63,96085.20.6
Hawaii74881.61.437680.62.031385.32.0
Idaho98786.51.190589.01.066486.91.3
Illinois6,62283.80.56,64083.70.56,43384.00.5
Indiana4,29185.30.54,00186.10.63,41084.40.6
Iowa3,85488.10.53,88388.00.53,50388.30.5
Kansas1,57488.20.81,07389.70.91,13688.70.9
Kentucky4,46588.10.54,31286.90.54,12286.70.5
Louisiana86387.61.11,03385.01.185587.41.1
Maine88685.21.281386.21.263982.51.5
Maryland3,06083.60.73,11084.40.73,37485.60.6
Massachusetts3,45184.60.63,07084.00.72,91981.90.7
Michigan7,66484.50.46,75684.50.46,71184.30.4
Minnesota3,60685.10.63,37084.20.62,66684.00.7
Mississippi44487.61.628984.82.127484.32.2
Missouri2,68886.60.72,90486.00.62,71086.30.7
Montana59384.81.536584.71.953982.21.7
Nebraska1,41089.30.81,28487.50.91,05087.61.0
Nevada1,73283.20.91,75583.10.91,67382.80.9
New Hampshire65486.91.326686.82.127588.41.9
New Jersey4,43584.20.63,06884.10.72,81983.70.7
New Mexico1,03584.11.186084.11.384784.41.3
New York8,77782.30.48,16483.30.47,31983.10.4
North Carolina7,95986.20.47,62687.00.45,73486.90.5
North Dakota77187.01.281686.51.269888.11.2
Ohio17,39186.00.315,35685.50.311,09285.20.3
Oklahoma1,37584.51.01,02886.21.196984.21.2
Oregon4,01883.00.63,01880.90.72,36082.10.8
Pennsylvania7,87986.60.47,58685.50.46,61985.50.4
Puerto Rico6681.84.88195.12.411394.72.1
Rhode Island87485.11.275081.11.477281.91.4
South Carolina1,45087.10.91,56287.30.81,50384.50.9
South Dakota64687.21.358188.01.457685.61.5
Tennessee3,81085.40.63,79486.50.63,45985.60.6
Texas10,96985.30.310,91384.90.39,63084.80.4
Utah1,13085.61.11,10985.81.11,04487.21.0
Vermont72683.31.458179.41.755184.91.5
Virginia4,08782.90.63,76582.30.63,32883.20.7
Washington4,45583.30.64,38282.50.63,32582.90.7
West Virginia1,61688.10.81,55788.20.81,51388.70.8
Wisconsin4,92986.60.55,20685.60.54,53184.90.5
WyomingDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

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