Table 11_1_29-2

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_29.2
Hospice patients who received the right amount of help for feelings of anxiety or sadness, by State, 2009
 2009
StateNumberPercentSE
Total87,71490.60.1
Alabama1,24593.60.7
Alaska3494.14.1
Arizona1,22590.40.8
Arkansas72393.50.9
California6,96488.00.4
Colorado1,94189.40.7
Connecticut93688.41.1
Delaware43890.91.4
District of Columbia11087.33.2
Florida8,97290.00.3
Georgia1,99591.20.6
Hawaii32584.02.0
Idaho53092.11.2
Illinois2,83090.30.6
Indiana1,96091.50.6
Iowa1,70692.80.6
Kansas70493.21.0
Kentucky1,97392.70.6
Louisiana37792.61.4
Maine46791.21.3
Maryland1,33589.50.8
Massachusetts1,66091.40.7
Michigan3,58391.30.5
Minnesota1,81392.40.6
Mississippi21788.02.2
Missouri1,30991.40.8
Montana31092.31.5
Nebraska53791.41.2
Nevada76491.11.0
New Hampshire31292.31.5
New Jersey1,96289.90.7
New Mexico58990.31.2
New York4,34888.40.5
North Carolina3,53992.60.4
North Dakota39092.11.4
Ohio7,69591.50.3
Oklahoma69990.61.1
Oregon2,04090.90.6
Pennsylvania3,26190.70.5
Puerto Rico3791.94.6
Rhode Island37392.51.4
South Carolina61793.71.0
South Dakota31291.71.6
Tennessee1,71091.50.7
Texas4,74089.70.4
Utah63391.01.1
Vermont42988.31.6
Virginia1,93090.20.7
Washington2,03590.20.7
West Virginia71291.71.0
Wisconsin2,36291.00.6
WyomingDSUDSUDSU

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_29-2: 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_29-2.html