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Table 4.5e
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 explained things clearly, Medicare managed care, by State, 2003
State Percent Standard error
     
Alabama 74.6 1.3
Arizona 64.9 1.1
California 64.9 0.8
Colorado 69.6 0.9
Connecticut 67.6 1.7
District of Columbia 67.4 2.6
Florida 63.4 0.7
Georgia 66.6 1.8
Hawaii 77.9 1.7
Idaho 72.3 1.6
Illinois 68.8 1.5
Indiana 69.8 1.4
Iowa 70.0 1.7
Kansas 67.3 1.9
Kentucky 69.4 2.1
Louisiana 70.5 1.5
Maryland 65.6 2.2
Massachusetts 70.1 0.8
Michigan 66.4 1.3
Minnesota 67.9 1.1
Mississippi 70.7 2.8
Missouri 68.4 1.1
Nebraska 72.3 2.3
Nevada 62.9 1.8
New Hampshire 65.7 2.6
New Jersey 69.9 1.2
New Mexico 70.1 1.5
New York 67.6 0.6
North Carolina 69.2 1.9
North Dakota 71.7 2.4
Ohio 70.3 0.7
Oklahoma 66.4 1.8
Oregon 70.5 0.8
Pennsylvania 72.1 0.6
Rhode Island 77.4 1.3
Tennessee 72.6 1.3
Texas 69.8 1.0
Utah 67.2 2.3
Virginia 67.1 1.7
Washington 68.8 0.9
West Virginia 72.3 1.2
Wisconsin 72.8 1.1
     

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

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