Table T2_12_1_23-2

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_12_1_23.2
Hospice patient caregivers who perceived patient was referred to hospice at the right time, by State, 2007–2011
  20112010200920082007
StateSample sizePercentSEaSample sizePercentSEaSample sizePercentSEaPercentSEaPercentSEa
Total202,43889.60.1210,84789.50.1193,73089.30.188.70.188.70.1
Alabama4,00490.20.52,82091.50.52,60090.50.690.50.690.80.7
AlaskaDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU5978.05.485.23.689.22.4
Arizona2,67090.20.62,80288.60.62,71590.10.690.00.688.80.6
Arkansas2,10289.70.72,07090.00.71,69089.00.888.90.788.00.8
California15,53088.80.316,08688.40.314,78388.50.387.90.387.40.3
Colorado4,15589.40.54,34388.90.54,12989.70.588.10.588.90.5
Connecticut1,87388.20.81,69187.80.82,07687.70.789.70.887.91.0
Delaware73892.01.089189.61.091890.11.088.91.189.11.1
District of Columbia21388.72.230990.31.723391.01.976.57.4DSUDSU
Florida24,07890.20.225,41790.30.222,51590.10.289.50.289.30.2
Georgia4,88891.30.45,21991.20.44,59091.00.489.70.590.50.5
Hawaii90290.41.097290.31.074990.81.183.71.987.71.9
Idaho1,24889.90.998689.11.098888.31.087.31.189.71.2
Illinois7,98389.00.47,90989.10.46,95089.00.488.20.487.50.4
Indiana4,02289.50.54,50789.90.54,20289.00.588.50.588.50.6
Iowa3,79889.70.54,10289.70.53,82189.40.589.60.589.10.5
Kansas1,49689.20.81,57289.10.81,57389.80.889.01.088.90.9
Kentucky3,92089.50.54,28590.30.54,45789.20.589.90.589.20.5
Louisiana1,56691.00.71,30491.30.887691.60.989.71.090.01.0
Maine1,55388.90.81,31988.20.988889.91.086.91.288.61.3
Maryland3,60389.20.53,06089.40.63,01488.40.687.00.688.30.6
Massachusetts4,12089.00.53,74989.10.53,42489.40.588.00.688.40.6
Michigan8,16889.40.38,52589.00.37,93888.90.488.10.488.90.4
Minnesota4,77789.00.54,09688.80.53,58688.80.586.80.688.00.6
Mississippi2,57690.10.62,67890.20.644389.81.488.81.989.21.9
Missouri3,72690.40.53,07389.80.62,66189.60.689.30.688.80.6
Montana88189.61.077889.21.158687.41.488.11.786.81.5
Nebraska1,18089.90.91,56283.70.91,37288.60.989.00.988.51.0
Nevada1,59187.30.82,12388.80.71,71688.20.887.10.889.20.8
New Hampshire67788.01.356587.11.464388.21.388.92.089.31.9
New Jersey4,45489.70.54,85089.40.44,42189.50.587.90.688.90.6
New Mexico1,04389.31.01,19589.70.91,10289.80.986.41.187.51.1
New York9,18987.90.39,08087.60.49,00287.50.487.50.487.40.4
North Carolina8,01390.30.38,27191.20.37,90789.50.389.20.489.40.4
North Dakota72692.01.083388.21.174888.51.289.51.189.21.2
Ohio12,15590.10.316,68989.50.217,27789.70.288.50.389.00.3
Oklahoma1,33889.60.81,60289.70.81,34987.70.991.30.990.51.0
Oregon3,69988.10.54,29387.70.53,94587.20.587.30.688.90.7
Pennsylvania8,69090.30.39,09190.20.37,62090.60.389.90.489.50.4
Puerto Rico7729.95.36776.15.36756.76.153.75.548.24.7
Rhode Island1,16790.50.985490.91.082990.01.088.31.289.81.1
South Carolina1,65490.10.71,50391.20.71,43291.30.890.70.788.20.8
South Dakota64889.51.276288.71.263388.31.389.71.388.71.3
Tennessee4,36389.70.53,83490.40.53,74990.40.589.10.588.90.5
Texas10,66789.90.312,48990.00.310,91590.00.389.50.389.00.3
Utah1,24791.30.81,23189.20.91,09389.40.988.21.089.41.0
Vermont41290.11.556489.71.371690.81.188.31.387.81.4
Virginia4,22989.50.54,09589.40.54,04788.50.588.20.587.50.6
Washington4,74787.20.54,62487.40.54,14986.80.587.60.587.00.6
West Virginia1,26490.40.81,83289.60.71,60789.90.889.80.888.70.8
Wisconsin4,53089.60.54,23189.60.54,91789.50.488.90.488.70.5
Wyoming7195.82.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Standard errors were estimated using the SAS 9.2.2 means procedure and should be interpreted with caution as data may violate assumption of normality.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Family Evaluation of Hospice Care Survey.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_12_1_23-2: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/12_supportive_palliative_care/T2_12_1_23-2.html