Table 8_2_2-2

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 8_2_2.2
Hospital patients with pneumonia who had blood cultures collected before antibiotics were administered, by State, 2005-2008
 2008200720062005
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total92.90.090.80.090.00.082.90.0
Alabama93.10.389.70.388.60.379.60.3
Alaska90.41.092.41.091.91.187.41.2
Arizona90.80.388.10.487.30.478.50.4
Arkansas93.10.391.30.491.60.484.40.4
California92.40.190.50.189.30.182.00.2
Colorado93.90.391.60.491.70.483.20.5
Connecticut91.10.490.60.489.80.484.10.4
Delaware89.70.987.70.985.01.078.71.0
District of Columbia82.91.580.51.482.81.170.81.2
Florida94.20.189.80.288.30.282.30.2
Georgia92.90.290.00.389.20.380.70.3
Hawaii89.70.787.80.888.30.784.00.7
Idaho95.00.594.00.692.90.685.90.8
Illinois93.40.291.90.291.20.283.90.2
Indiana92.90.292.10.391.00.383.50.3
Iowa95.40.394.40.393.80.385.30.4
Kansas94.30.493.50.494.30.484.80.5
Kentucky92.80.290.90.389.90.382.30.3
Louisiana92.10.389.10.389.10.380.40.4
Maine90.00.689.60.688.40.683.00.6
Maryland89.80.386.90.487.00.382.80.3
Massachusetts91.90.389.50.389.80.381.50.3
Michigan93.20.291.30.289.90.283.40.2
Minnesota94.00.392.30.391.80.382.80.4
Mississippi93.40.392.10.490.20.483.40.4
Missouri94.90.292.20.291.60.284.10.3
Montana93.30.791.20.891.90.787.00.7
Nebraska96.20.494.80.495.20.486.50.5
Nevada90.10.686.10.782.50.769.40.8
New Hampshire94.70.592.70.691.60.682.70.7
New Jersey95.50.293.60.294.00.290.10.2
New Mexico88.70.687.10.688.70.681.90.6
New York90.70.288.40.287.50.281.50.2
North Carolina93.30.291.50.290.60.284.00.3
North Dakota92.40.793.60.794.40.783.90.9
Ohio94.00.291.50.291.30.283.80.2
Oklahoma93.10.392.30.392.00.385.00.3
Oregon92.30.491.90.491.20.482.30.5
Pennsylvania93.20.291.60.290.90.284.20.2
Puerto Rico70.70.968.30.970.40.865.40.7
Rhode Island93.50.691.20.689.90.682.90.7
South Carolina94.80.291.20.391.80.384.60.4
South Dakota93.00.893.30.893.60.782.90.8
Tennessee93.90.292.10.289.30.281.20.3
Texas92.90.190.70.189.60.282.40.2
Utah93.60.589.20.690.30.582.10.6
Vermont96.20.693.80.792.60.886.01.0
Virginia94.10.291.90.390.80.384.20.3
Washington92.80.390.50.391.10.384.40.4
West Virginia92.80.390.20.490.20.480.90.4
Wisconsin94.70.294.30.293.90.286.70.3
Wyoming88.31.090.40.989.21.082.91.1

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 8_2_2-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_2_2-2.html