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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 3.3d
Percent of adults age 18 and over who reported that they can always get an appointment for routine care as soon as they wanted, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2003
State Percent Standard error
     
Alabama 66.4 1.2
Alaska 61.1 2.7
Arizona 55.9 1.7
Arkansas 66.0 1.5
California 57.8 1.0
Colorado 60.2 1.7
Connecticut 64.2 1.6
Delaware 64.2 1.7
District of Columbia 59.7 2.4
Florida 60.0 0.8
Georgia 65.3 1.1
Hawaii 64.9 2.5
Idaho 63.1 2.0
Illinois 66.8 1.3
Indiana 66.9 1.0
Iowa 67.3 1.4
Kansas 65.5 1.5
Kentucky 65.8 1.3
Louisiana 67.4 1.4
Maine 67.0 1.5
Maryland 62.8 1.3
Massachusetts 62.3 1.4
Michigan 64.1 1.0
Minnesota 62.0 1.3
Mississippi 65.0 1.5
Missouri 63.9 1.1
Montana 66.9 2.7
Nebraska 69.4 1.6
Nevada 63.3 2.2
New Hampshire 64.3 1.6
New Jersey 61.4 1.1
New Mexico 53.7 1.8
New York 61.7 0.9
North Carolina 64.8 1.0
North Dakota 65.0 1.6
Ohio 67.0 0.9
Oklahoma 64.7 1.5
Oregon 60.3 1.8
Pennsylvania 66.3 0.9
Puerto Rico 45.4 2.8
Rhode Island 67.1 2.4
South Carolina 64.7 1.2
South Dakota 69.0 2.6
Tennessee 66.6 1.1
Texas 62.8 0.8
Utah 61.1 2.1
Vermont 66.8 2.6
Virgin Islands 57.5 3.7
Virginia 62.5 1.1
Washington 59.0 1.4
West Virginia 67.5 1.5
Wisconsin 68.3 1.1
Wyoming 63.1 2.6
     

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

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