Table T2_12_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_12_1_7.4a
Home health care patients who have less shortness of breath,a by race and State, United States, 2010
   Single race  
 TotalWhiteBlackNHOPIMultiple races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total62.30.063.60.062.20.166.40.760.60.5
Alabama64.50.264.70.363.70.560.57.961.64.4
Alaska62.71.661.31.858.88.4DSUDSU63.24.3
Arizona63.70.363.60.366.01.857.46.353.43.6
Arkansas56.00.456.10.455.51.1DSUDSU60.05.9
California66.20.166.60.165.30.467.61.264.91.5
Colorado60.50.360.50.356.61.861.76.359.24.1
Connecticut59.40.359.70.357.11.163.85.856.15.0
Delaware65.00.665.10.763.71.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia70.91.069.02.871.21.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida57.20.165.40.158.70.464.12.666.01.6
Georgia67.10.266.90.267.60.475.64.764.33.6
Hawaii69.80.966.31.6DSUDSU69.02.165.56.4
Idaho62.40.662.60.6DSUDSUDSUDSU57.55.8
Illinois66.30.166.60.265.90.370.83.362.42.1
Indiana64.30.364.10.365.50.7DSUDSU62.64.1
Iowa61.50.461.60.460.32.2DSUDSU51.66.4
Kansas65.10.464.90.466.11.5DSUDSU59.04.9
Kentucky61.00.360.90.362.41.161.88.369.54.5
Louisiana57.10.358.10.354.40.558.37.161.73.6
Maine65.00.465.00.470.07.3DSUDSU64.25.9
Maryland69.80.368.80.372.90.669.75.771.34.7
Massachusetts66.20.266.20.265.80.775.04.664.42.7
Michigan64.80.164.70.265.10.261.54.359.41.9
Minnesota61.00.361.10.359.61.658.18.954.03.4
Mississippi60.10.361.00.458.20.6DSUDSU57.44.8
Missouri65.50.265.80.263.90.669.55.161.63.7
Montana60.70.860.40.8DSUDSUDSUDSU67.55.2
Nebraska59.10.559.50.545.72.4DSUDSU66.76.4
Nevada66.10.466.30.464.11.373.63.763.64.2
New Hampshire61.70.561.70.566.76.4DSUDSU65.87.7
New Jersey70.40.270.00.271.00.667.04.672.43.1
New Mexico60.00.559.40.658.74.058.18.961.93.3
New York61.30.161.90.260.80.459.23.462.42.0
North Carolina63.00.262.60.264.10.473.84.968.02.0
North Dakota66.40.966.70.9DSUDSUDSUDSU50.07.1
Ohio61.40.261.50.260.50.461.35.558.33.0
Oklahoma55.60.356.20.351.91.256.96.551.41.3
Oregon58.20.458.20.457.03.353.77.855.04.1
Pennsylvania63.60.163.80.160.10.466.74.260.72.5
Puerto Rico72.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island65.90.565.40.571.92.4DSUDSU47.87.4
South Carolina72.40.372.90.371.00.5DSUDSU69.35.3
South Dakota60.40.960.50.9DSUDSUDSUDSU58.94.8
Tennessee61.20.261.10.261.50.654.38.461.63.9
Texas51.90.155.00.247.00.356.93.051.32.0
Utah67.10.467.10.455.05.671.85.169.84.5
Vermont56.80.756.80.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin Islands63.47.5DSUDSU66.78.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia65.70.265.20.366.60.581.74.364.43.6
Washington61.30.361.40.355.12.067.03.363.62.9
West Virginia60.00.459.90.463.42.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin64.50.364.80.358.31.3DSUDSU67.44.0
Wyoming55.31.355.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Episodes in which a person's dyspneic status improved 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_12_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/nhqrdr12/12_supportive_palliative_care/T2_12_1_7-4a.html