T11_1_22_3b

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_22.3b
Home health care patients who were admitted to the hospital,a by ethnicity and State, United States, 2009
   Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
 TotalWhiteBlack
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total28.80.027.80.034.50.130.60.1
Alabama36.10.235.20.238.90.339.73.3
Alaska26.30.925.41.020.04.6DSUDSU
Arizona22.00.221.50.226.01.025.50.6
Arkansas35.70.234.90.341.40.735.53.4
California22.50.121.20.130.80.326.50.2
Colorado22.10.222.00.229.81.327.70.8
Connecticut31.20.228.60.245.20.745.80.8
Delaware23.00.321.80.427.70.821.22.3
District of Columbia25.20.616.11.526.70.719.14.8
Florida24.20.123.90.131.60.322.20.2
Georgia30.50.129.70.233.30.323.21.6
Hawaii22.00.521.11.025.66.726.93.7
Idaho20.50.320.30.3DSUDSU24.42.5
Illinois29.50.128.00.134.60.230.20.4
Indiana31.40.230.40.238.50.541.11.4
Iowa29.90.329.40.345.61.738.63.1
Kansas25.40.324.50.335.71.033.42.0
Kentucky36.00.236.20.234.90.730.13.3
Louisiana47.60.245.40.253.00.337.91.8
Maine25.00.325.00.321.24.425.56.1
Maryland23.80.222.70.227.60.420.01.6
Massachusetts29.10.128.80.134.80.532.30.6
Michigan25.10.125.90.122.80.226.50.9
Minnesota25.70.224.80.235.21.037.12.3
Mississippi44.70.242.60.348.90.445.54.5
Missouri25.90.124.80.232.60.426.02.0
Montana20.50.420.40.5DSUDSU25.66.7
Nebraska25.20.324.60.331.31.532.72.8
Nevada27.20.327.00.331.90.926.51.0
New Hampshire28.20.328.20.331.44.537.04.4
New Jersey26.20.124.80.133.10.430.50.5
New Mexico27.00.325.60.432.52.727.90.6
New York30.20.127.30.138.20.237.90.3
North Carolina27.10.125.90.131.30.324.61.4
North Dakota22.40.622.20.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Ohio30.70.129.70.136.10.333.41.2
Oklahoma41.10.240.40.243.10.841.41.8
Oregon20.80.220.50.229.51.925.12.1
Pennsylvania24.80.124.50.128.10.326.30.7
Puerto Rico24.40.321.46.341.77.124.30.3
Rhode Island27.00.326.40.333.41.829.81.7
South Carolina27.80.225.90.233.00.426.22.6
South Dakota21.60.620.60.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Tennessee37.30.137.20.238.10.433.32.8
Texas38.70.137.60.142.80.239.80.2
Utah16.70.216.60.313.73.122.81.6
Vermont24.10.424.10.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin Islands26.73.0DSUDSU27.63.3DSUDSU
Virginia27.40.127.10.229.80.324.91.5
Washington22.50.222.20.228.31.327.91.6
West Virginia35.70.335.60.338.41.636.48.4
Wisconsin25.30.224.40.234.00.831.91.7
Wyoming26.20.726.20.8DSUDSU22.74.3

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: SE: standard error.

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

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_22_3b: 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_3b.html