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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.47c
Percent of heart failure patients having evaluation of left ventricular ejection fraction, by State, 2004
State Percenta
   
Alabama 76
Alaska 82
Arizona 82
Arkansas 67
California 79
Colorado 76
Connecticut 93
Delaware 89
District of Columbia 88
Florida 83
Georgia 74
Hawaii 81
Idaho 81
Illinois 83
Indiana 79
Iowa 70
Kansas 62
Kentucky 70
Louisiana 73
Maine 86
Maryland 89
Massachusetts 88
Michigan 83
Minnesota 75
Mississippi 67
Missouri 71
Montana 63
Nebraska 74
Nevada 77
New Hampshire 88
New Jersey 90
New Mexico 69
New York 85
North Carolina 80
North Dakota 76
Ohio 90
Oklahoma 67
Oregon 78
Pennsylvania 81
Rhode Island 93
South Carolina 79
South Dakota 65
Tennessee 72
Texas 72
Utah 63
Vermont 85
Virginia 81
Washington 77
West Virginia 76
Wisconsin 82
Wyoming 63
   

a State average percent pre-calculated and supplied as part of the Hospital Compare database.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare.

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