T4_3_2_1_3

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 4_3_2.1_3
Admissions with diabetes with short-term complicationsa per 100,000 population,b age 18 and over, by State, 2000, 2004, 2007, and 2008
 2008200720042000
StateRateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total61.11.659.71.555.21.351.41.4
Arizona61.31.255.61.150.01.144.31.1
Arkansas83.82.080.42.074.01.9DNCDNC
California48.80.445.30.442.80.440.60.4
Colorado47.81.251.01.243.91.140.61.1
Connecticut52.81.550.01.447.41.438.31.2
Florida58.60.756.40.753.90.748.40.7
Georgia74.81.074.21.072.41.167.61.1
Hawaii35.01.937.52.038.12.028.11.8
Illinois56.50.853.50.849.70.746.40.7
Indiana66.81.263.81.255.41.1DNCDNC
Iowa51.71.643.51.438.61.336.31.3
Kansas58.91.855.01.748.81.649.31.7
Kentucky73.21.675.41.667.01.557.11.5
Louisiana82.41.8DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Maine44.72.245.02.2DNCDNC34.41.9
Maryland65.81.267.01.351.81.150.11.1
Massachusetts47.71.046.11.042.20.936.70.9
Michigan67.61.062.40.960.00.959.20.9
Minnesota40.51.139.51.133.71.0DNCDNC
Missouri67.01.363.41.263.91.252.21.2
Nebraska40.21.837.71.737.61.8DNCDNC
Nevada72.31.968.81.968.32.0DNCDNC
New Hampshire48.42.250.12.346.52.2DNCDNC
New Jersey52.80.953.90.954.10.948.40.9
New York56.20.653.80.652.80.647.40.6
North Carolina70.91.071.21.063.41.061.51.0
Ohio75.01.073.71.063.60.9DNCDNC
Oklahoma74.31.771.31.7DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon55.11.549.51.442.71.334.51.2
Pennsylvania68.10.9DNCDNCDNCDNC53.00.8
Rhode Island47.82.542.12.348.82.4DNCDNC
South Carolina85.11.679.01.672.51.664.91.8
South Dakota47.23.240.82.930.42.5DNCDNC
Tennessee77.11.478.61.477.61.363.31.2
Texas60.70.658.70.654.50.753.10.8
Utah38.31.539.01.536.91.536.01.6
Vermont45.13.135.62.834.92.8DNCDNC
Virginia57.51.058.51.054.91.052.11.0
Washington48.51.048.11.037.30.932.50.9
West Virginia93.22.790.62.779.42.558.02.1
Wisconsin52.71.145.11.142.61.037.61.0
Wyoming57.44.049.73.7DNCDNCDNCDNC

a. Consistent with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Prevention Quality Indicators (PQI) software, diabetes must be the principal diagnosis. Short-term complications include ketoacidosis, hyperosmolarity, and coma. Transfers from other institutions are excluded.

b. Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. resident population for 2000 as the U.S. standard population.

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: Standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) databases and AHRQ Quality Indicators, modified version 4.1.� State estimates are from the State Inpatient Databases (SID), and not all States participate in HCUP.� Estimates for the total United States are from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, which is drawn from the SID and weighted to give national estimates.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T4_3_2_1_3: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/4_diabetes/T4_3_2_1_3.html