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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.

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Children who had an appointment for routine health care in the last 6 months who sometimes or never got appointments for routine care as soon as wanted, Medicaid, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Arizona16.91.8
California27.50.7
Colorado18.51.3
Connecticut18.11.6
Delaware12.91.6
District of Columbia23.51.8
Florida20.10.8
Indiana12.81.8
Iowa10.41.2
Kansas15.40.8
Maryland16.10.6
Missouri13.50.7
New Jersey14.91.0
New Mexico17.41.3
Ohio11.80.5
Oklahoma15.41.7
Oregon20.22.0
Pennsylvania14.30.7
South Carolina12.61.3
Tennessee14.50.7
Texas19.01.4
Utah18.81.1
Virginia15.20.9
Washington17.21.6
West Virginia9.81.0

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS Benchmarking Database.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T13_1_2_3_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/13_timeliness/T13_1_2_3_1.html