T16_4_8_3_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_8.3_1
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months who could always get an appointment with a specialist, Medicaid, by State, 2010
StatePercentSE
Arizona46.64.1
California40.51.5
Colorado46.93.1
Connecticut46.63.2
Delaware54.84.4
District of Columbia44.03.7
Florida50.61.6
Indiana60.24.9
Iowa54.13.6
Kansas59.32.0
Maryland46.41.3
Missouri46.21.9
New Jersey42.92.2
New Mexico52.53.1
Ohio53.41.4
Oklahoma42.64.1
Oregon50.54.7
Pennsylvania45.21.7
South Carolina60.53.4
Tennessee56.21.8
Texas40.63.4
Utah42.02.6
Virginia56.62.1
Washington47.13.8
West Virginia58.23.2

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_8_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/nhqrdr11/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_4_8_3_1.html