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Table 4.1e: Patient Experience of Care by State (Medicare), 2001

Among adults age 18 and over who reported going to a doctor's office or clinic in the last 12 months, percent distribution of how often their health providers listened carefully to them, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2001
     
State Percent Standard error
Alabama 73.7 1.0
Alaska 72.0 2.4
Arizona 65.7 1.5
Arkansas 73.0 1.3
California 69.2 1.0
Colorado 68.6 1.5
Connecticut 71.7 1.4
Delaware 71.1 1.5
District of Columbia 72.8 2.0
Florida 67.4 0.6
Georgia 71.7 0.9
Hawaii 79.3 2.3
Idaho 70.1 1.8
Illinois 71.9 1.4
Indiana 73.1 0.9
Iowa 72.2 1.2
Kansas 72.7 1.4
Kentucky 72.2 1.2
Louisiana 75.6 1.1
Maine 74.9 1.2
Maryland 70.5 1.2
Massachusetts 73.4 1.3
Michigan 71.9 0.9
Minnesota 70.0 1.1
Mississippi 73.2 1.3
Missouri 70.3 1.0
Montana 75.6 2.2
Nebraska 73.2 1.5
Nevada 64.4 2.2
New Hampshire 72.0 1.5
New Jersey 70.1 1.0
New Mexico 70.0 1.5
New York 69.5 0.8
North Carolina 69.7 0.9
North Dakota 71.9 1.8
Ohio 71.3 0.7
Oklahoma 73.6 1.2
Oregon 70.4 1.5
Pennsylvania 73.0 0.7
Puerto Rico 66.7 2.2
Rhode Island 72.5 2.5
South Carolina 73.5 1.1
South Dakota 72.8 2.2
Tennessee 73.6 1.0
Texas 71.8 0.8
Utah 67.6 1.8
Vermont 74.6 2.2
Virginia 72.2 1.0
Washington 68.2 1.2
West Virginia 71.0 1.4
Wisconsin 72.4 0.9
Wyoming 71.9 2.3

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

Table 4.1d: Patient Experience of Care by State (Medicaid), 2002 Table 4.1f, Patient Experience of Care by State (Medicare), 2001

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