Table 13_1_1-3

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 13_1_1.3
Adults who had an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months who always got appointments for routine care as soon as wanted, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2007-2009
 200920082007
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Alabama61.91.761.72.067.11.8
Alaska54.22.753.72.761.02.6
Arizona54.31.859.82.355.32.0
Arkansas60.42.456.52.765.72.5
California62.90.861.11.160.01.1
Colorado62.42.160.32.862.42.4
Connecticut68.01.971.92.566.62.3
Delaware64.62.463.02.767.52.5
District of Columbia59.62.564.72.955.62.7
Florida60.30.960.61.262.31.2
Georgia63.11.563.11.759.31.7
Hawaii62.92.557.53.167.12.7
Idaho57.42.561.02.757.62.8
Illinois62.11.260.11.4DNCDNC
Indiana64.81.663.91.861.41.8
Iowa62.22.559.92.661.12.7
Kansas56.92.559.82.761.22.7
Kentucky61.31.858.82.361.22.0
Louisiana59.52.157.62.557.92.2
Maine64.82.563.72.659.92.6
Maryland63.71.559.32.161.71.8
Massachusetts63.21.560.62.062.11.8
Michigan63.21.264.01.561.31.4
Minnesota60.62.458.52.462.12.6
Mississippi61.12.562.82.757.42.7
Missouri61.81.657.12.062.11.8
Montana58.52.658.62.658.42.8
Nebraska63.12.562.22.761.72.8
Nevada57.22.456.72.959.92.7
New Hampshire61.12.461.02.760.82.7
New Jersey62.71.261.31.760.01.5
New Mexico51.82.657.63.054.12.7
New York61.00.963.91.363.71.2
North Carolina64.41.462.81.565.31.5
North Dakota59.62.759.92.851.12.8
Ohio60.51.161.11.461.81.3
Oklahoma62.42.055.82.556.72.4
Oregon60.52.464.92.756.12.8
Pennsylvania62.71.261.21.564.91.3
Puerto Rico59.32.754.84.062.42.9
Rhode Island66.52.368.82.863.92.7
South Carolina66.51.864.12.165.71.9
South Dakota59.82.552.22.856.72.9
Tennessee61.91.762.01.960.31.8
Texas61.00.958.91.260.31.2
Utah53.22.556.32.862.22.8
Vermont58.52.560.82.761.12.7
Virgin Islands56.12.947.53.459.13.0
Virginia61.31.459.91.760.51.6
Washington59.41.757.72.160.61.9
West Virginia56.42.759.62.760.82.6
Wisconsin61.21.859.92.162.61.8
Wyoming54.72.658.22.757.22.7

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS� Benchmarking Database.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 13_1_1-3: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/13_timeliness/T13_1_1-3.html