T16_4_7_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 16_4_7.4_1
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months who could always get an appointment with a specialist, Medicare managed care, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Alabama67.31.3
Arizona57.90.9
Arkansas59.02.5
California59.80.6
Colorado63.21.3
Connecticut65.51.5
Delaware67.72.5
District of Columbia61.05.7
Florida65.00.6
Georgia65.01.4
Hawaii60.91.7
Idaho66.22.0
Illinois63.21.4
Indiana67.91.4
Iowa64.22.2
Kansas65.72.9
Kentucky61.31.7
Louisiana65.01.4
Maine67.21.8
Maryland58.82.1
Massachusetts62.11.2
Michigan67.51.5
Minnesota61.81.2
Mississippi62.93.5
Missouri67.51.3
Montana62.83.7
Nebraska68.82.3
Nevada54.71.6
New Jersey61.21.4
New Mexico52.21.9
New York61.60.6
North Carolina66.91.5
Ohio64.30.9
Oklahoma60.31.9
Oregon60.01.1
Pennsylvania62.40.8
Puerto Rico55.70.9
Rhode Island63.01.9
South Carolina63.32.2
Tennessee67.11.2
Texas62.80.8
Utah63.41.7
Vermont60.09.8
Virginia64.22.0
Washington63.91.3
West Virginia61.83.2
Wisconsin66.41.3

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: T16_4_7_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/nhqrdr11/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_4_7_4_1.html