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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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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, commercial plans, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Alabama17.03.0
Arizona18.92.1
Arkansas14.42.7
California16.81.5
Colorado12.71.3
Connecticut10.80.4
Delaware13.51.6
Florida11.91.2
Georgia17.41.7
Hawaii13.01.3
Illinois14.21.5
Indiana11.92.5
Iowa11.42.3
Kansas9.51.8
Kentucky14.71.3
Louisiana14.01.6
Maine5.11.2
Maryland13.21.2
Massachusetts9.10.8
Michigan8.91.1
Minnesota9.91.7
Missouri12.01.6
Nebraska10.12.4
New Hampshire11.51.8
New Jersey7.81.3
New Mexico18.11.8
New York11.40.7
North Carolina6.81.6
Ohio13.81.2
Oklahoma12.82.4
Oregon10.51.4
Pennsylvania11.11.5
South Carolina11.02.2
South Dakota11.52.4
Tennessee9.01.5
Texas13.41.4
Utah16.13.0
Virginia9.51.9
Washington10.01.3
Wisconsin10.60.9

Key: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T13_1_3_6_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_6_1.html