Table 4_2_2-3

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 4_2_2.3
Deaths per 1,000 admissions with acute myocardial infarction as principal diagnosis (excluding transfers to another hospital), age 18 and over, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States67.30.373.00.377.50.383.00.3105.80.3
Arizona50.62.564.12.671.32.573.52.598.32.8
Arkansas93.63.596.23.5107.73.4117.33.4DNCDNC
California72.21.177.31.181.21.184.31.1103.21.1
Colorado63.73.560.83.571.83.678.43.582.23.3
Connecticut60.93.068.33.169.22.973.32.994.32.9
Florida56.91.164.61.267.71.177.11.193.21.1
Georgia71.02.281.52.388.12.288.32.2118.22.4
Hawaii84.45.089.14.881.94.990.84.9113.45.4
Illinois64.21.768.91.773.31.778.31.7103.01.7
Iowa76.53.583.63.888.73.794.23.6113.33.3
Kansas73.24.082.94.085.74.189.84.1120.93.9
Kentucky67.22.373.12.472.32.481.12.4107.62.5
Maine69.74.270.44.3DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Maryland55.12.353.72.362.02.371.22.393.12.3
Massachusetts66.42.164.42.173.52.174.32.092.42.1
Michigan56.11.658.81.667.51.668.11.6100.51.7
Minnesota69.42.868.43.077.32.873.52.8DNCDNC
Missouri68.92.178.22.280.92.288.12.1115.02.1
Nebraska90.95.290.95.5104.15.5106.35.4DNCDNC
Nevada76.94.185.54.088.93.987.73.8DNCDNC
New Hampshire73.25.274.55.380.85.491.45.3DNCDNC
New Jersey67.91.979.42.081.31.984.61.8103.21.7
New York70.71.476.61.380.91.388.71.2108.71.3
North Carolina71.21.976.32.083.22.085.92.0110.42.0
Oklahoma74.43.189.13.197.73.1DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon76.03.276.23.491.73.591.03.5111.43.8
Rhode Island70.95.470.25.273.25.076.84.9DNCDNC
South Carolina71.82.875.62.990.62.994.03.0116.22.9
Tennessee72.72.080.12.284.92.295.52.2120.02.2
Texas69.41.374.01.381.51.388.51.3114.61.3
Utah77.66.185.36.196.06.193.36.090.85.8
Vermont72.17.986.48.978.88.4106.18.6DNCDNC
Virginia68.62.274.92.2DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Washington78.62.677.72.982.52.781.62.6106.32.8
West Virginia73.13.481.63.484.93.489.03.4109.93.3
Wisconsin66.32.671.42.685.62.792.72.7116.12.7
Wyoming97.112.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Group risk of mortality score.

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) databases and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1.� State estimates are from the State Inpatient Databases (SID).� Not all States participate in HCUP.� Estimates for the total United States are from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, which is drawn from the SID and weighted to give national estimates.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 4_2_2-3: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/4_heartdiseases/T4_2_2-3.html