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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 needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 6 months who sometimes or never got care as soon as wanted, Medicaid, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Arizona7.61.7
California18.80.9
Colorado8.71.3
Connecticut12.11.8
Delaware11.12.2
District of Columbia19.62.7
Florida14.40.9
Indiana9.31.9
Iowa4.51.1
Kansas8.30.8
Maryland10.00.6
Missouri7.90.7
New Jersey12.81.3
New Mexico8.31.2
Ohio6.20.5
Oklahoma9.31.7
Oregon9.92.1
Pennsylvania8.80.8
South Carolina7.21.3
Tennessee9.00.8
Texas16.31.9
Utah11.21.2
Virginia10.01.0
Washington9.41.7
West Virginia5.30.9

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_4_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_4_3_1.html