Table 4_3_4-1

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_3_4.1
Admissions for congestive heart failure (excluding patients with cardiac procedures, obstetric conditions, and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, age 18 and over, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States415.59.6445.610.7454.410.2476.410.5495.39.9
Arizona250.82.3269.12.4293.42.6295.72.6312.13.0
Arkansas471.84.4521.74.7533.84.8555.64.9DNCDNC
California322.11.1346.21.2362.31.2368.51.2392.41.3
Colorado238.72.8251.22.9249.32.9259.13.0246.03.0
Connecticut338.13.3355.43.4372.73.6384.63.7385.93.7
Florida387.71.5423.81.5461.21.6468.91.6486.51.8
Georgia517.53.0552.03.1577.93.2578.33.2526.53.1
Hawaii277.45.2291.25.2304.35.5314.65.5339.06.2
Illinois476.62.2501.92.2524.12.3539.22.3530.82.3
Indiana462.03.0488.53.2512.23.3523.13.3DNCDNC
Iowa309.33.3317.43.4317.23.4325.23.4346.63.6
Kansas356.14.1384.14.4382.14.2401.94.4418.64.7
Kentucky557.14.2597.34.2620.44.4649.84.5622.54.7
Maine308.14.9316.55.0DNCDNCDNCDNC417.86.2
Maryland474.83.3502.63.4488.33.4471.23.4504.23.7
Massachusetts404.72.8424.82.9397.52.7419.22.8427.52.8
Michigan472.22.4504.32.5512.02.5519.52.6533.82.6
Minnesota301.52.9314.03.0332.23.1330.03.2DNCDNC
Missouri451.33.0469.13.1499.53.2524.23.3490.23.4
Nebraska282.84.4296.94.6298.94.9310.65.0DNCDNC
Nevada344.84.4379.74.8395.55.0397.15.2DNCDNC
New Hampshire279.15.0295.25.3297.55.4317.95.6DNCDNC
New Jersey469.52.6464.02.5490.92.6518.92.7573.02.9
New York396.71.6415.91.6419.61.6446.41.7452.21.7
North Carolina440.82.5461.82.6482.12.7500.12.8504.32.9
Ohio469.92.3505.32.3521.52.4545.42.4DNCDNC
Oklahoma415.43.8436.03.9447.44.0DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon243.42.8244.82.8246.12.9245.32.9263.63.1
Rhode Island410.16.4427.66.5449.56.7440.76.6DNCDNC
South Carolina456.23.6488.23.8506.54.0530.84.5574.04.8
Tennessee548.03.6572.83.6602.13.8603.63.6567.73.6
Texas469.41.9507.72.0521.02.2529.42.6518.82.5
Utah188.13.6204.34.0229.99.2233.14.2226.74.3
Vermont206.86.2215.76.4240.86.8262.17.1DNCDNC
Virginia391.62.6434.82.8DNCDNCDNCDNC502.73.2
Washington255.92.3260.92.3276.82.4272.22.4274.92.5
West Virginia529.95.5573.85.7586.95.8648.26.3691.66.4
Wisconsin303.32.5308.92.6331.42.7344.52.7368.02.9
Wyoming253.18.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population.

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.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 4_3_4-1: 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_3_4-1.html