Table 14_2_1-2

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 14_2_1.2
Adult hospital patients who always had good communication with doctors in the hospital, Medicare managed care, by State, 2009
 2009
StatePercentSE
Alabama74.91.1
Arkansas71.52.0
Arizona70.30.7
California73.10.4
Colorado75.10.9
Connecticut76.51.2
District of Columbia78.43.8
Florida74.10.4
Georgia75.61.2
Hawaii74.01.2
Iowa77.22.3
Idaho72.51.5
Illinois76.41.0
Indiana77.21.1
Kansas76.32.3
Kentucky76.51.3
Louisiana78.51.1
Massachusetts77.20.8
Maryland74.41.2
Maine82.71.3
Michigan75.41.4
Minnesota75.10.8
Missouri75.40.9
Mississippi76.53.1
North Carolina76.11.1
Nebraska75.01.8
New Jersey75.81.0
New Mexico75.21.3
Nevada70.81.3
New York75.30.4
Ohio76.50.7
Oklahoma75.11.4
Oregon73.70.8
Pennsylvania78.90.4
Puerto Rico79.40.6
Rhode Island78.51.4
South Carolina76.61.9
Tennessee76.61.0
Texas74.70.6
Utah72.11.4
Virginia76.11.8
Washington74.21.0
Wisconsin78.51.0
West Virginia76.81.9
Washington62.41.1
West Virginia64.22.3
Wisconsin63.21.2

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

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_2_1-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/14_patientcenteredness/T14_2_1-2.html