T13_1_3_4_1

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 13_1_3.4_1
Adults who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got care as soon as wanted, Medicare managed care, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Alabama10.61.0
Arizona11.20.8
Arkansas16.42.1
California9.70.5
Colorado8.11.0
Connecticut9.11.3
Delaware11.12.4
District of Columbia7.73.6
Florida11.60.5
Georgia10.41.2
Hawaii13.91.5
Idaho7.61.5
Illinois11.41.2
Indiana10.21.3
Iowa7.31.7
Kansas7.92.2
Kentucky11.41.4
Louisiana12.61.4
Maine5.61.2
Maryland12.81.9
Massachusetts8.10.9
Michigan8.91.3
Minnesota5.00.7
Mississippi10.12.4
Missouri9.11.0
Montana1.61.3
Nebraska7.01.7
Nevada12.11.3
New Jersey12.41.5
New Mexico11.41.6
New York10.70.6
North Carolina9.71.3
Ohio9.60.8
Oklahoma11.31.5
Oregon7.00.7
Pennsylvania9.00.7
Puerto Rico11.00.6
Rhode Island7.41.5
South Carolina14.01.9
Tennessee10.11.0
Texas12.60.7
Utah8.51.3
Vermont13.38.8
Virginia7.21.4
Washington5.60.8
West Virginia8.52.3
Wisconsin5.50.9

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_3_4_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_3_4_1.html