Table 8_2_3-2

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_3.2
Hospital patients with pneumonia who received the initial antibiotic dose within 6 hours of hospital arrival, by State, 2007 and 2008
 20082007
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Total93.50.093.30.0
Alabama93.40.293.00.3
Alaska91.61.091.81.2
Arizona92.40.391.20.4
Arkansas95.10.294.10.3
California92.80.192.70.1
Colorado94.10.394.10.4
Connecticut94.10.393.70.4
Delaware92.90.791.20.9
District of Columbia76.21.476.11.6
Florida93.40.192.10.2
Georgia92.60.291.40.3
Hawaii92.50.694.30.6
Idaho94.80.596.20.5
Illinois93.50.193.80.2
Indiana94.90.295.00.2
Iowa96.20.296.50.3
Kansas93.70.393.40.4
Kentucky94.00.293.50.3
Louisiana92.50.392.00.3
Maine96.30.395.30.5
Maryland92.70.392.50.3
Massachusetts94.40.294.30.2
Michigan94.70.295.20.2
Minnesota95.50.294.80.3
Mississippi92.40.391.90.4
Missouri93.40.293.60.2
Montana96.30.494.10.6
Nebraska96.40.396.80.3
Nevada91.00.690.10.7
New Hampshire96.20.496.30.5
New Jersey95.10.295.50.2
New Mexico89.60.590.20.6
New York90.90.291.50.2
North Carolina94.00.293.50.2
North Dakota96.60.495.50.6
Ohio94.40.194.60.2
Oklahoma93.70.294.00.3
Oregon95.80.395.60.3
Pennsylvania94.30.194.10.2
Puerto Rico61.70.862.31.0
Rhode Island93.10.695.80.5
South Carolina94.40.294.20.3
South Dakota96.50.496.30.5
Tennessee94.20.293.80.2
Texas92.90.192.70.2
Utah94.90.494.30.5
Vermont97.70.497.50.5
Virginia94.30.293.90.3
Washington93.40.393.90.3
West Virginia92.10.391.30.4
Wisconsin96.40.296.80.2
Wyoming95.00.696.60.6

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_3-2: 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_3-2.html