Table 10_1_8_3a

2011 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 10_1_8.3a
Home health care patients who got better at taking their medication correctly,a by race and State, United States, 2009
   Single race  
 TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total43.40.043.80.044.90.140.80.342.70.842.00.642.11.0
Alabama47.00.347.40.346.10.655.37.3DSUDSU58.56.158.88.4
Alaska30.41.431.31.638.28.320.06.0DSUDSU22.44.0DSUDSU
Arizona41.50.341.70.442.41.935.03.440.57.642.33.9DSUDSU
Arkansas43.20.444.10.437.81.136.48.4DSUDSU38.78.8DSUDSU
California40.50.140.50.142.20.538.40.343.11.439.81.637.32.6
Colorado40.80.336.60.437.62.241.13.448.58.731.46.5DSUDSU
Connecticut37.30.337.10.339.91.230.04.2DSUDSU40.36.2DSUDSU
Delaware48.90.650.20.743.31.551.17.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia62.41.076.92.460.41.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida41.80.144.80.141.10.446.11.741.83.543.02.244.14.2
Georgia45.20.245.50.344.10.537.03.3DSUDSU46.35.152.37.5
Hawaii35.50.837.51.6DSUDSU31.41.140.71.9DSUDSU39.05.0
Idaho35.10.634.90.6DSUDSU35.77.4DSUDSU47.77.5DSUDSU
Illinois50.90.249.40.253.90.356.80.948.74.649.12.752.95.4
Indiana42.30.342.00.345.00.941.85.2DSUDSU43.56.051.48.2
Iowa45.30.445.60.441.82.738.56.8DSUDSU41.28.4DSUDSU
Kansas43.60.444.00.440.81.633.36.6DSUDSU46.26.2DSUDSU
Kentucky42.40.342.50.340.61.347.28.3DSUDSU47.87.4DSUDSU
Louisiana46.40.348.70.440.40.637.65.0DSUDSU47.25.945.28.9
Maine44.20.544.30.561.57.8DSUDSUDSUDSU28.67.653.39.1
Maryland44.00.344.30.342.90.641.12.440.57.647.55.6DSUDSU
Massachusetts51.20.251.50.249.80.952.31.758.07.038.23.854.55.0
Michigan45.00.243.30.250.10.348.91.744.26.942.12.633.14.2
Minnesota37.80.338.20.337.41.630.72.2DSUDSU37.74.335.38.2
Mississippi48.50.449.00.547.80.7DSUDSUDSUDSU55.07.9DSUDSU
Missouri48.00.248.40.344.60.744.94.3DSUDSU44.75.150.06.5
Montana39.30.839.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU38.66.5DSUDSU
Nebraska41.80.541.70.641.02.464.78.2DSUDSU31.38.2DSUDSU
Nevada49.40.450.80.545.71.545.52.049.05.150.04.9DSUDSU
New Hampshire46.10.546.20.530.07.345.58.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey47.30.247.30.248.40.746.61.744.35.948.95.343.86.2
New Mexico41.20.642.00.845.54.7DSUDSUDSUDSU46.52.9DSUDSU
New York43.70.243.10.248.30.541.20.945.84.640.42.834.84.4
North Carolina36.50.237.00.234.70.436.63.3DSUDSU33.52.141.95.7
North Dakota54.90.955.00.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU50.06.8DSUDSU
Ohio41.50.241.40.243.00.532.32.943.57.342.54.736.65.0
Oklahoma43.10.443.30.440.21.540.25.3DSUDSU44.31.638.84.4
Oregon31.90.331.60.343.23.233.93.032.67.239.34.642.57.8
Pennsylvania45.50.145.20.148.50.551.32.037.06.640.84.050.05.5
Puerto Rico39.90.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island48.40.548.00.553.93.142.96.6DSUDSU46.03.2DSUDSU
South Carolina48.00.349.40.344.00.645.76.0DSUDSU45.77.3DSUDSU
South Dakota40.31.040.41.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU40.05.5DSUDSU
Tennessee45.80.246.10.243.70.744.35.0DSUDSU45.66.043.88.8
Texas38.60.140.60.237.20.436.91.239.94.040.93.137.64.3
Utah45.30.445.40.546.66.631.24.858.07.041.35.7DSUDSU
Vermont44.30.744.30.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin Islands21.75.0DSUDSU21.15.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia43.30.243.70.341.70.547.82.055.67.445.45.137.56.1
Washington34.40.334.70.335.51.927.11.630.74.941.23.239.67.1
West Virginia42.00.442.00.440.92.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin41.20.341.40.339.11.429.73.8DSUDSU30.94.8DSUDSU
Wyoming38.11.338.31.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU39.57.9DSUDSU

a. Episodes in which a person showed improvement in ability to manage oral medications compared with a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded. Also excludes records with missing race values.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_8_3a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/10_functional_status/T10_1_8_3a.html