T11_1_22_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 11_1_22.3a
Home health care patients who were admitted to the hospital,a by race and State, United States, 2009
   Single race  
 TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total28.80.027.80.034.50.122.60.227.10.534.50.331.80.6
Alabama36.10.235.20.238.90.326.14.633.38.644.23.919.74.7
Alaska26.30.925.41.020.04.625.05.335.58.633.02.9DSUDSU
Arizona22.00.221.50.226.01.016.71.923.04.032.62.134.06.9
Arkansas35.70.234.90.341.40.727.95.4DSUDSU33.35.134.06.5
California22.50.121.20.130.80.321.00.222.60.923.21.023.51.6
Colorado22.10.222.00.229.81.316.51.925.05.136.63.929.37.1
Connecticut31.20.228.60.245.30.733.22.832.76.732.03.344.25.7
Delaware23.00.321.80.427.70.823.54.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia25.20.616.11.526.70.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida24.20.123.90.131.60.323.71.023.62.022.51.229.52.5
Georgia30.50.129.70.233.30.326.02.126.56.330.03.234.94.6
Hawaii22.00.521.11.025.66.719.50.727.51.2DSUDSU26.53.1
Idaho20.50.320.30.3DSUDSU16.94.7DSUDSU26.44.2DSUDSU
Illinois29.50.128.00.134.60.223.30.630.22.931.01.836.23.3
Indiana31.40.230.40.238.50.522.93.231.07.127.33.437.44.7
Iowa29.90.329.40.345.61.727.14.8DSUDSU33.05.054.87.7
Kansas25.40.324.50.335.61.025.84.4DSUDSU28.14.037.36.8
Kentucky36.00.236.20.234.90.728.14.838.67.335.34.127.36.0
Louisiana47.60.245.40.253.00.338.33.350.06.249.33.141.75.4
Maine25.00.325.00.320.94.4DSUDSUDSUDSU26.64.626.15.3
Maryland23.80.222.70.227.60.417.81.421.94.824.53.624.65.7
Massachusetts29.10.128.80.134.90.523.61.035.24.338.82.427.22.9
Michigan25.10.125.90.122.90.215.90.921.04.029.41.530.22.6
Minnesota25.70.224.80.235.21.030.21.7DSUDSU41.22.633.85.4
Mississippi44.70.242.60.348.90.435.75.7DSUDSU49.44.051.76.6
Missouri25.90.124.80.232.60.424.32.535.15.626.33.125.93.7
Montana20.50.420.40.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU28.63.7DSUDSU
Nebraska25.20.324.60.331.31.527.95.4DSUDSU33.74.9DSUDSU
Nevada27.20.327.00.331.90.923.61.125.32.828.22.931.25.9
New Hampshire28.20.328.20.331.44.517.95.1DSUDSU27.57.1DSUDSU
New Jersey26.20.124.80.133.10.422.81.130.13.727.43.023.63.8
New Mexico27.00.325.60.432.52.720.05.450.08.636.71.9DSUDSU
New York30.20.127.30.138.10.229.00.633.82.633.61.539.42.7
North Carolina27.10.125.90.131.30.318.62.030.15.433.61.321.73.3
North Dakota22.40.622.20.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU35.14.5DSUDSU
Ohio30.70.129.70.136.10.324.81.826.64.234.72.730.52.9
Oklahoma41.10.240.40.243.10.834.23.351.85.549.40.946.72.4
Oregon20.80.220.60.229.51.921.32.024.44.528.82.920.84.6
Pennsylvania24.80.124.50.128.10.317.21.222.74.022.02.321.32.9
Puerto Rico24.40.328.96.340.87.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island27.00.326.40.333.51.832.34.9DSUDSU35.41.6DSUDSU
South Carolina27.80.225.90.233.00.425.63.825.07.225.54.343.05.6
South Dakota21.60.620.60.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU45.53.5DSUDSU
Tennessee37.30.137.20.238.10.428.63.336.76.235.93.840.75.3
Texas38.70.137.60.142.80.229.00.834.52.542.51.841.02.6
Utah16.70.216.60.313.63.120.13.216.53.828.33.5DSUDSU
Vermont24.10.424.10.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin Islands26.73.0DSUDSU27.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia27.40.127.10.229.80.321.21.233.74.624.52.918.63.6
Washington22.50.222.20.228.31.320.71.227.43.529.82.127.24.4
West Virginia35.70.335.60.338.41.6DSUDSUDSUDSU27.87.5DSUDSU
Wisconsin25.30.224.40.234.00.823.72.7DSUDSU32.63.035.36.7
Wyoming26.20.726.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU33.64.5DSUDSU

a. Episodes in which a person was hospitalized for an acute condition while receiving home health care services. Reason for hospitalization may be for emergent, urgent, or elective medical care.

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_22_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/nhqrdr11/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_22_3a.html