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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 4.3d
Among adults age 18 and over who reported going to a doctor's office or clinic in the last 12 months, percent of their health providers who always listened carefully to them, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2003
State Percent Standard error
     
Alabama 74.4 1.0
Alaska 69.5 2.4
Arizona 65.4 1.5
Arkansas 74.9 1.2
California 69.9 0.8
Colorado 68.2 1.5
Connecticut 71.9 1.4
Delaware 71.2 1.5
District of Columbia 73.5 2.0
Florida 68.5 0.7
Georgia 73.1 0.9
Hawaii 76.0 2.0
Idaho 70.6 1.7
Illinois 75.2 1.0
Indiana 73.0 0.9
Iowa 74.3 1.2
Kansas 73.9 1.3
Kentucky 74.4 1.0
Louisiana 77.4 1.1
Maine 74.9 1.2
Maryland 71.7 1.1
Massachusetts 75.1 1.2
Michigan 72.4 0.8
Minnesota 72.8 1.1
Mississippi 74.1 1.2
Missouri 73.3 0.9
Montana 74.9 2.2
Nebraska 77.6 1.3
Nevada 68.7 1.9
New Hampshire 70.9 1.4
New Jersey 71.7 0.9
New Mexico 66.9 1.5
New York 70.4 0.7
North Carolina 73.5 0.8
North Dakota 71.7 1.4
Ohio 73.3 0.7
Oklahoma 73.4 1.2
Oregon 71.1 1.5
Pennsylvania 74.3 0.7
Puerto Rico 73.1 2.1
Rhode Island 78.3 1.9
South Carolina 74.3 1.0
South Dakota 75.2 2.2
Tennessee 72.8 1.0
Texas 73.2 0.7
Utah 66.3 1.9
Vermont 76.9 2.1
Virgin Islands 75.0 2.9
Virginia 73.1 0.9
Washington 69.8 1.2
West Virginia 71.9 1.3
Wisconsin 74.4 0.9
Wyoming 73.7 2.2
     

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

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