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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 4.1d
Percent of adults age 18 and over whose health providers always listened carefully, explained things clearly, showed respect for what they had to say, and spent enough time with them, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2003
State Percent Standard error
     
Alabama 69.4 1.1
Alaska 67.6 2.6
Arizona 63.1 1.7
Arkansas 69.5 1.4
California 66.6 0.8
Colorado 65.9 1.7
Connecticut 68.6 1.5
Delaware 66.9 1.6
District of Columbia 71.0 2.4
Florida 65.1 0.7
Georgia 68.2 1.0
Hawaii 71.8 2.0
Idaho 67.2 1.8
Illinois 69.3 0.9
Indiana 68.9 1.0
Iowa 68.5 1.2
Kansas 68.3 1.3
Kentucky 68.7 1.2
Louisiana 72.4 1.2
Maine 73.4 1.3
Maryland 68.2 1.2
Massachusetts 71.6 1.1
Michigan 68.7 0.8
Minnesota 69.2 1.2
Mississippi 70.4 1.2
Missouri 68.4 1.0
Montana 72.2 2.3
Nebraska 71.2 1.3
Nevada 66.0 2.1
New Hampshire 68.5 1.6
New Jersey 69.1 1.0
New Mexico 64.4 1.7
New York 67.4 0.7
North Carolina 69.0 0.9
North Dakota 67.4 1.4
Ohio 68.6 0.8
Oklahoma 68.7 1.4
Oregon 67.7 1.7
Pennsylvania 70.3 0.8
Puerto Rico 66.9 2.2
Rhode Island 73.2 2.2
South Carolina 71.0 1.2
South Dakota 70.3 1.6
Tennessee 69.7 1.1
Texas 69.5 0.7
Utah 64.3 2.0
Vermont 74.9 2.3
Virgin Islands 68.2 3.5
Virginia 70.1 0.9
Washington 66.4 1.2
West Virginia 68.6 1.3
Wisconsin 70.0 1.0
Wyoming 71.6 2.4
     

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

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