Table 13_1_3-3

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_3.3
Adults who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 12 months who always got care as soon as wanted, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2007-2009
 200920082007
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Alabama68.92.568.52.977.42.5
Alaska68.13.861.33.967.73.6
Arizona62.92.866.13.464.22.9
Arkansas67.43.453.24.068.83.7
California69.21.371.71.771.81.7
Colorado71.93.066.94.375.93.4
Connecticut79.92.573.23.972.03.7
Delaware68.53.770.34.072.23.9
District of Columbia73.63.773.34.166.24.1
Florida68.01.365.31.870.71.8
Georgia68.42.269.92.666.32.5
Hawaii71.23.970.64.579.03.7
Idaho65.23.880.33.468.33.9
Illinois67.61.866.72.1DNCDNC
Indiana72.12.468.82.773.52.5
Iowa74.13.676.23.578.33.6
Kansas66.43.674.03.675.43.8
Kentucky67.22.766.53.171.42.8
Louisiana71.72.964.33.670.83.1
Maine76.73.572.53.774.83.6
Maryland69.72.370.93.269.62.7
Massachusetts70.72.370.62.873.02.5
Michigan70.11.768.12.374.31.9
Minnesota72.53.677.53.274.13.7
Mississippi66.03.667.43.672.83.8
Missouri68.92.466.22.967.82.8
Montana64.93.769.43.674.83.9
Nebraska78.63.372.53.775.24.0
Nevada64.73.770.14.268.33.9
New Hampshire68.03.771.73.775.93.7
New Jersey71.51.969.52.668.92.4
New Mexico62.43.963.94.665.13.9
New York66.61.468.52.069.51.8
North Carolina69.02.070.22.172.12.1
North Dakota70.33.973.63.670.24.2
Ohio69.51.868.12.270.42.0
Oklahoma67.82.964.43.466.33.6
Oregon73.33.674.43.864.24.3
Pennsylvania73.41.770.62.273.52.0
Puerto Rico66.83.163.04.673.63.3
Rhode Island73.33.266.74.674.53.5
South Carolina72.32.773.32.973.32.7
South Dakota69.63.774.43.870.64.9
Tennessee68.82.669.22.971.92.6
Texas66.81.465.01.869.51.8
Utah68.03.667.74.173.43.7
Vermont76.23.474.53.774.83.9
Virgin Islands62.03.955.75.063.54.1
Virginia67.82.072.62.471.22.3
Washington72.22.372.13.170.72.7
West Virginia66.13.861.83.864.73.8
Wisconsin73.32.578.62.872.32.6
Wyoming66.23.971.33.674.73.5

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_3-3: 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_3-3.html