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Table 1.100

Percent of improvement in ambulation/locomotiona for home health episodes, by State, 2002
     
State Risk adjusted percent Standard error
United States 33.86 0.03
Alabama 33.95 0.24
Alaska 29.61 1.31
Arizona 34.70 0.32
Arkansas 33.28 0.36
California 34.22 0.11
Colorado 30.73 0.32
Connecticut 32.98 0.27
Delaware 33.69 0.54
District of Columbia 35.38 0.81
Florida 35.15 0.11
Georgia 34.00 0.24
Hawaii 33.42 0.72
Idaho 32.71 0.57
Illinois 33.75 0.16
Indiana 33.92 0.27
Iowa 30.83 0.37
Kansas 30.97 0.42
Kentucky 33.92 0.26
Louisiana 34.33 0.28
Maine 32.01 0.42
Maryland 36.15 0.27
Massachusetts 30.96 0.18
Michigan 34.10 0.16
Minnesota 30.76 0.34
Mississippi 34.69 0.32
Missouri 32.53 0.21
Montana 30.75 0.64
Nebraska 29.74 0.46
Nevada 33.20 0.51
New Hampshire 32.43 0.50
New Jersey 37.41 0.20
New Mexico 36.22 0.50
New York 34.23 0.14
North Carolina 35.08 0.20
North Dakota 27.73 0.68
Ohio 34.25 0.17
Oklahoma 32.28 0.31
Oregon 31.80 0.31
Pennsylvania 33.01 0.13
Puerto Rico 39.21 0.35
Rhode Island 34.02 0.45
South Carolina 35.89 0.30
South Dakota 29.01 0.73
Tennessee 35.52 0.22
Texas 32.00 0.14
Utah 35.89 0.43
Vermont 32.62 0.69
Virgin Islands 36.49 4.79
Virginia 35.79 0.23
Washington 30.84 0.26
West Virginia 34.24 0.41
Wisconsin 31.19 0.31
Wyoming 27.91 1.03

a Consumer language used on the Home Health Compare web site for this measure is Percentage of patients who get better at walking or moving around.

Source: Calculated by the Center for Health Services and Policy Research, University of Colorado, from Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) data

Table 1.99: Improvement in Getting Around, 2002 Table 1.101

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