Health Care Quality: How Does Your State Compare?

AHRQ’s 2017 State Snapshots feature more than 250 statistical measures to provide State-by-State summaries of health care quality.

Health Care Quality: How Does Your State Compare? (PDF, 234 KB)

Top-Performing States: Lowest Rates of Breast Cancer Deaths per 100,000 Women:

New Hampshire: 19

Wisconsin: 19

Rhode Island: 18

Massachusetts: 18

Top Performing States: Highest Percentage of Stroke Patients Who Received Blood Clot Prevention Medication:

Rhode Island: 98%

Wisconsin: 98%

Massachusetts: 97%

Top-Performing States: Highest Percentage of Hospice Patients and Caregivers Who Always Got Help from Care Teams:

Rhode Island: 80%

Maine: 78%

New Hampshire: 76%

Page last reviewed September 2018
Page originally created September 2018
Internet Citation: Health Care Quality: How Does Your State Compare?. Content last reviewed September 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/data/infographics/health-care-quality.html