Table 6_2_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 6_2_1.3
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 live births (excluding preterm and osteogenesis imperfecta births), by State, 2004-2007
 2007200620052004
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States1.60.01.60.01.80.02.00.0
Arizona1.00.21.20.21.20.21.20.2
Arkansas1.40.31.50.32.00.31.70.3
California1.50.11.50.11.50.11.70.1
Colorado1.80.22.10.22.40.21.80.2
Connecticut2.40.32.10.32.30.31.90.3
Florida1.90.11.60.11.80.11.80.1
Georgia1.70.21.90.21.90.22.40.2
Hawaii3.30.53.20.54.90.53.80.5
Illinois1.40.11.80.11.60.12.00.1
Iowa2.20.31.50.31.90.31.80.3
Kansas1.30.31.40.31.30.31.20.3
Kentucky1.30.31.10.31.30.31.50.3
MaineDSUDSU3.60.5DNCDNCDNCDNC
Maryland4.20.24.50.26.20.29.20.2
Massachusetts2.00.21.90.21.90.22.00.2
Minnesota1.60.22.10.21.80.21.50.2
Missouri2.30.21.80.22.10.22.30.2
Nebraska2.70.41.80.42.00.41.70.4
Nevada1.40.31.60.31.50.31.20.3
New HampshireDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey1.60.21.80.22.00.2DNCDNC
New York1.80.11.90.12.00.12.20.1
North Carolina1.60.21.90.22.10.21.60.2
Oklahoma5.20.33.70.32.80.3DNCDNC
Oregon1.40.31.60.31.50.31.30.3
Rhode IslandDSUDSUDSUDSU2.00.52.30.5
South Carolina1.00.21.00.21.30.31.10.3
Tennessee1.60.22.00.21.50.21.60.2
Utah1.00.31.00.31.50.31.50.3
Vermont3.20.83.10.84.80.84.30.8
Virginia2.10.22.00.2DNCDNCDNCDNC
Washington1.90.21.70.22.00.21.90.2
West VirginiaDSUDSU1.40.41.70.42.00.4
Wisconsin1.70.22.00.22.30.21.80.2
WyomingDSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are adjusted by gender.

DNC - Data were not collected.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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 6_2_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/nhqrdr10/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_2_1-3.html