T11_1_29_2

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_29.2
Hospice patients who received the right amount of help for feelings of anxiety or sadness, by State, 2009-2010
 20102009
StateNumberPercentSEaNumberPercentSEa
Total94,80090.50.187,71490.60.1
Alabama1,33992.30.71,24593.60.7
AlaskaDSUDSUDSU3494.14.1
Arizona1,30489.30.91,22590.40.8
Arkansas89192.00.972393.50.9
California7,54588.50.46,96488.00.4
Colorado2,04889.80.71,94189.40.7
Connecticut77690.71.093688.41.1
Delaware42488.91.543890.91.4
District of Columbia12387.83.011087.33.2
Florida10,11989.00.38,97290.00.3
Georgia2,28591.50.61,99591.20.6
Hawaii41184.41.832584.02.0
Idaho56692.91.153092.11.2
Illinois3,40790.00.52,83090.30.6
Indiana2,08392.40.61,96091.50.6
Iowa1,81893.70.61,70692.80.6
Kansas72891.11.170493.21.0
Kentucky1,93291.10.71,97392.70.6
Louisiana62891.71.137792.61.4
Maine63991.11.146791.21.3
Maryland1,29689.60.91,33589.50.8
Massachusetts1,74790.20.71,66091.40.7
Michigan3,95989.40.53,58391.30.5
Minnesota2,00390.90.61,81392.40.6
Mississippi1,19890.80.821788.02.2
Missouri1,52091.20.71,30991.40.8
Montana45494.31.131092.31.5
Nebraska67691.91.153791.41.2
Nevada98788.71.076491.11.0
New Hampshire31094.21.331292.31.5
New Jersey2,18489.20.71,96289.90.7
New Mexico61691.21.158990.31.2
New York4,42488.80.54,34888.40.5
North Carolina3,60293.40.43,53992.60.4
North Dakota39791.71.439092.11.4
Ohio7,22691.00.37,69591.50.3
Oklahoma82891.31.069990.61.1
Oregon2,21790.50.62,04090.90.6
Pennsylvania3,87991.80.43,26190.70.5
Puerto RicoDSUDSUDSU3791.94.6
Rhode Island37992.91.337392.51.4
South Carolina60493.21.061793.71.0
South Dakota35893.31.331291.71.6
Tennessee1,72392.00.71,71091.50.7
Texas5,24090.60.44,74089.70.4
Utah63093.71.063391.01.1
Vermont32887.51.842988.31.6
Virginia1,89190.20.71,93090.20.7
Washington2,28290.20.62,03590.20.7
West Virginia80493.00.971291.71.0
Wisconsin1,92190.70.72,36291.00.6
WyomingDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Standard errors (SE) were estimated using the SAS 9.2.2 means procedure. Standard errors estimated in this table should be interpreted with caution as data may violate assumption of normality.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Family Evaluation of Hospice Care Survey.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T11_1_29_2: 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_29_2.html