Table T5_1_1_5-3

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 5_1_1_5.3
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose doctor sometimes or never explained things in a way they could understand, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2010–2011
 20112010
StatePercentSEPercentSE
Alabama5.60.55.50.8
Alaska4.20.84.11.2
Arizona5.60.64.80.8
Arkansas5.00.77.11.3
California4.60.24.30.4
Colorado3.50.64.71.0
Connecticut4.10.54.80.9
Delaware4.10.7DSUDSU
District of Columbia4.60.75.31.2
Florida4.50.33.90.4
Georgia4.50.45.20.7
Hawaii4.30.85.91.2
Idaho3.00.6DSUDSU
Illinois4.00.34.10.5
Indiana5.00.54.00.7
Iowa3.00.53.71.0
Kansas3.90.65.81.2
Kentucky4.60.54.70.8
Louisiana4.50.64.90.9
Maine3.20.62.90.9
Maryland3.60.44.80.7
Massachusetts4.00.43.10.6
Michigan4.40.34.20.5
Minnesota3.60.6DSUDSU
Mississippi4.90.75.01.1
Missouri4.50.53.90.7
Montana3.10.6DSUDSU
Nebraska4.50.84.41.1
Nevada5.80.84.61.1
New Hampshire3.20.63.71.0
New Jersey4.40.45.00.6
New Mexico7.81.0DSUDSU
New York4.40.34.00.4
North Carolina4.10.35.50.6
North Dakota3.00.7DSUDSU
Ohio4.40.44.20.6
Oklahoma4.50.65.01.0
Oregon3.80.7DSUDSU
Pennsylvania4.00.33.70.5
Puerto Rico6.11.06.71.4
Rhode Island4.30.74.31.0
South Carolina4.30.53.10.6
South Dakota3.80.74.11.1
Tennessee4.50.53.90.7
Texas3.80.24.90.4
Utah3.60.7DSUDSU
Vermont1.70.44.11.0
Virgin Islands7.71.08.91.6
Virginia4.00.44.10.6
Washington3.10.44.10.7
West Virginia5.50.85.91.2
Wisconsin3.40.43.90.7
Wyoming4.00.85.31.3

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

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 June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_1_1_5-3: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/5_patientcenteredness/T5_1_1_5-3.html