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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 had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months who gave the worst rating for their doctor, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Alabama11.21.1
Alaska14.11.8
Arizona12.91.2
Arkansas18.41.9
California11.10.6
Colorado12.71.4
Connecticut10.41.3
Delaware10.61.5
District of Columbia13.01.8
Florida12.00.6
Georgia14.71.2
Hawaii11.91.7
Idaho12.01.7
Illinois9.10.7
Indiana12.41.1
Iowa9.91.5
Kansas13.51.7
Kentucky12.71.3
Louisiana11.41.3
Maine8.21.4
Maryland10.81.0
Massachusetts8.50.9
Michigan12.30.8
Minnesota9.81.5
Mississippi12.91.7
Missouri11.81.1
Montana10.41.6
Nebraska9.61.5
Nevada13.81.7
New Hampshire11.01.6
New Jersey10.50.8
New Mexico16.41.9
New York11.30.6
North Carolina11.10.9
North Dakota12.41.7
Ohio11.80.9
Oklahoma13.71.4
Oregon12.51.6
Pennsylvania10.30.8
Puerto Rico18.02.2
Rhode Island10.31.5
South Carolina10.71.1
South Dakota11.91.6
Tennessee12.11.1
Texas12.80.6
Utah13.11.7
Vermont10.21.5
Virgin Islands20.72.2
Virginia9.80.9
Washington9.81.0
West Virginia16.01.8
Wisconsin10.01.1
Wyoming12.61.7

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: T14_1_11_5_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/nhqrdr11/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_11_5_1.html