Table T5_2_1_2_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 14_2_2.3
Adult hospital patients who sometimes or never had good communication with nurses in the hospital,a by State, 2009–2011
 201120102009
StateSample sizePercentSESample sizePercentSESample sizePercentSE
Total451,0755.340.10452,7835.600.01432,0265.890.02
Alabama10,3496.620.1110,9406.530.1011,3697.070.11
Alaska7925.050.307995.430.326134.580.31
Arizona9,0255.470.108,3235.650.108,8526.200.11
Arkansas5,9825.540.126,3325.840.126,4766.160.13
California53,0955.860.0457,3566.410.0454,3046.900.05
Colorado6,4274.680.106,2195.020.116,1235.720.12
Connecticut4,4114.810.124,9665.140.124,9745.510.13
Delaware7005.290.348625.860.349256.610.36
District of Columbia1,38810.300.451,78110.670.411,61911.030.45
Florida38,5237.390.0636,9607.730.0727,9118.610.09
Georgia12,3645.520.0812,0915.830.0911,7316.520.10
Hawaii1,7814.020.162,0954.610.172,4725.610.19
Idaho1,7794.430.181,6124.330.181,4344.910.22
Illinois19,9125.010.0621,3415.450.0621,6315.880.07
Indiana8,2774.020.087,8754.180.088,0994.530.09
Iowa3,1403.260.102,9663.260.103,1143.500.11
Kansas4,0604.040.113,7094.010.113,3704.150.12
Kentucky7,8975.620.118,2475.810.117,7586.220.12
Louisiana7,7895.480.107,6725.700.117,5575.760.11
Maine1,0372.760.151,2462.980.141,3273.140.15
Maryland8,2046.780.138,1646.970.139,5067.450.13
Massachusetts8,1624.160.087,7974.100.088,7844.450.08
Michigan13,3244.670.079,9094.610.0810,4635.100.08
Minnesota6,3213.270.076,6893.440.076,5153.540.07
Mississippi4,9505.500.135,1865.660.134,7585.760.14
Missouri8,4835.080.097,9764.900.097,3575.380.11
Montana1,3123.740.181,2194.010.201,0333.630.19
Nebraska2,4393.370.122,5613.720.122,5393.670.12
Nevada5,5448.440.195,7088.380.183,7479.540.26
New Hampshire1,0713.380.181,0463.200.171,1413.760.19
New Jersey10,7936.020.1010,9646.360.1011,7267.040.11
New Mexico3,2976.850.203,4307.210.213,5487.560.21
New York28,1076.980.0726,8857.390.0826,9547.630.08
North Carolina8,4075.040.099,2155.350.098,0805.280.10
North Dakota6013.620.256794.080.276584.230.28
Ohio21,3704.370.0523,7684.870.0525,3185.300.06
Oklahoma6,7115.420.116,6195.410.116,6775.640.12
Oregon3,7553.800.113,0903.770.123,3404.130.12
Pennsylvania18,4034.910.0620,7395.200.0622,8625.360.06
Rhode Island1,5124.960.221,6845.210.211,5104.920.21
South Carolina6,0684.990.116,1035.470.124,4395.420.14
South Dakota9762.760.158962.630.158642.580.15
Tennessee10,1806.060.1010,3726.070.109,5556.430.11
Texas38,2105.820.0536,2225.950.0530,8426.090.06
Utah3,2044.040.123,1154.240.132,7764.480.14
Vermont6883.320.224182.510.214872.890.22
Virgin Islands31DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia12,2626.190.0910,9116.230.108,1926.600.12
Washington5,8134.750.115,7465.010.115,3415.170.12
West Virginia5,5387.130.165,8137.300.164,7397.330.18
Wisconsin5,6872.870.065,6243.070.075,6883.280.07
Wyoming9244.050.238313.880.239214.640.26

a Communication with nurses includes nurses treated patients with courtesy and respect, listened carefully, and explained things clearly to patients.

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

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_2_1_2_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_2_1_2_3.html