Table T2_11_1_7-4a

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_11_1_7.4a
Home health care patients who get better at taking their medication correctly,a by race and State, United States, 2010
   Single race  
 TotalWhiteBlackNHOPIMultiple races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total46.20.046.90.048.40.144.00.745.60.5
Alabama51.80.352.10.350.90.542.98.452.94.5
Alaska38.91.540.61.831.47.9DSUDSU33.13.9
Arizona43.00.343.00.344.21.841.56.145.53.1
Arkansas46.20.446.70.443.01.1DSUDSU50.86.1
California43.40.143.50.144.30.441.01.246.31.4
Colorado44.20.344.00.346.31.843.86.250.44.4
Connecticut40.10.339.90.342.21.150.06.238.75.1
Delaware50.20.651.60.744.91.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia53.91.152.33.054.41.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida40.70.147.70.143.70.443.72.746.21.7
Georgia50.40.250.70.349.20.450.65.345.83.7
Hawaii36.90.840.31.5DSUDSU39.41.827.34.5
Idaho40.20.640.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSU36.96.0
Illinois52.90.251.50.255.90.357.83.651.02.2
Indiana46.60.346.60.347.00.8DSUDSU44.74.3
Iowa49.10.449.20.450.52.4DSUDSU42.66.7
Kansas48.00.447.80.449.11.5DSUDSU44.85.1
Kentucky45.70.345.70.345.51.2DSUDSU48.45.2
Louisiana51.80.353.60.447.30.644.18.550.44.4
Maine47.80.547.90.556.38.8DSUDSU45.07.9
Maryland48.10.347.90.348.80.642.95.450.04.6
Massachusetts52.10.252.40.251.20.857.85.249.82.9
Michigan48.70.246.50.255.10.350.04.649.42.1
Minnesota42.20.342.00.347.31.638.57.845.23.4
Mississippi51.00.451.80.449.30.6DSUDSU44.15.4
Missouri50.20.250.70.347.20.747.95.948.74.1
Montana43.60.843.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSU38.65.2
Nebraska39.80.539.70.540.42.4DSUDSU46.07.1
Nevada51.30.451.80.548.71.453.94.243.04.5
New Hampshire47.70.547.60.550.06.9DSUDSU58.88.4
New Jersey53.50.252.90.257.20.651.64.552.23.5
New Mexico44.50.545.20.740.64.3DSUDSU41.92.8
New York45.70.145.20.248.70.439.33.444.92.1
North Carolina40.70.241.10.239.40.443.34.939.01.9
North Dakota53.80.953.90.9DSUDSUDSUDSU52.86.9
Ohio44.00.243.80.245.50.540.95.136.13.0
Oklahoma48.00.448.30.444.21.451.86.748.61.5
Oregon33.20.333.20.330.72.637.96.038.83.4
Pennsylvania48.30.148.20.147.90.555.14.844.42.7
Puerto Rico42.30.439.48.544.47.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island50.70.550.10.558.42.7DSUDSU52.97.0
South Carolina53.60.354.40.351.70.545.58.755.75.3
South Dakota43.60.943.51.0DSUDSUDSUDSU45.85.1
Tennessee48.30.248.20.248.60.765.17.354.74.0
Texas42.40.144.20.239.70.442.63.338.42.2
Utah50.50.450.50.445.66.043.86.252.25.2
Vermont48.20.748.30.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin Islands37.05.0DSUDSU36.65.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia47.50.247.50.347.10.552.35.352.53.7
Washington38.30.338.40.335.91.837.62.840.12.7
West Virginia48.20.448.30.448.32.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin44.60.344.80.339.31.3DSUDSU43.04.3
Wyoming42.91.342.71.3DSUDSUDSUDSU58.88.4

a Episodes in which a person showed improvement in ability to manage oral medications compared to a prior assessment. Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded. Also excludes records with missing race values.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_11_1_7-4a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/11_functional_status/T2_11_1_7-4a.html