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Table 3.3f: Getting Appointments for Care by State

Percent of persons who report that they can always get an appointment for routine care as soon as they wanted, Medicare managed care, by State, 2002
     
State Percent Standard error
Alabama 74.97 1.54
Arizona 55.57 1.47
Arkansas 71.49 1.81
California 55.55 0.73
Colorado 58.12 1.04
Connecticut 70.46 1.40
Delaware 74.45 2.04
District of Columbia 58.24 2.67
Florida 60.92 0.78
Georgia 64.50 2.02
Hawaii 71.27 2.03
Idaho 67.60 1.94
Illinois 65.37 2.41
Indiana 68.27 1.23
Iowa 76.89 1.59
Kansas 66.38 1.37
Kentucky 63.32 2.49
Louisiana 63.97 1.55
Maryland 52.46 3.20
Massachusetts 67.93 0.89
Michigan 63.72 1.41
Minnesota 62.74 1.27
Mississippi 74.83 2.55
Missouri 65.43 1.37
Nebraska 69.60 2.45
Nevada 54.04 1.81
New Hampshire 72.49 2.54
New Jersey 70.18 0.91
New Mexico 58.78 2.07
New York 66.15 0.67
North Carolina 69.29 1.74
North Dakota 75.25 2.51
Ohio 69.52 0.78
Oklahoma 57.41 2.49
Oregon 61.81 0.94
Pennsylvania 72.60 0.71
Rhode Island 71.76 1.46
South Dakota 69.21 2.66
Tennessee 71.95 1.46
Texas 63.04 1.05
Virginia 52.59 2.61
Washington 61.77 1.13
West Virginia 75.18 1.83
Wisconsin 69.00 1.78

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS Benchmarking Database.

Table 3.3e: Getting Appointments for Care by State Table 3.4a: Getting Appointments for Care - National

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