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2005 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 3.5d
Percent of adults age 18 and over who reported that they can always get care for illness/injury as soon as they wanted, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2003
State Percent Standard error
     
Alabama 73.0 1.5
Alaska 68.8 3.7
Arizona 72.0 2.2
Arkansas 75.0 1.9
California 72.7 1.3
Colorado 72.8 2.3
Connecticut 75.2 2.1
Delaware 73.0 2.3
District of Columbia 68.8 3.3
Florida 72.1 1.0
Georgia 71.2 1.4
Hawaii 84.7 3.1
Idaho 79.5 2.4
Illinois 78.4 1.6
Indiana 79.8 1.3
Iowa 80.9 1.8
Kansas 76.1 2.1
Kentucky 73.2 1.6
Louisiana 74.1 1.8
Maine 79.6 1.7
Maryland 70.7 1.8
Massachusetts 73.9 1.8
Michigan 73.6 1.3
Minnesota 77.3 1.7
Mississippi 72.6 1.8
Missouri 73.4 1.5
Montana 87.7 2.8
Nebraska 79.8 2.3
Nevada 68.2 3.0
New Hampshire 76.8 2.1
New Jersey 74.1 1.5
New Mexico 65.3 2.4
New York 72.0 1.2
North Carolina 72.0 1.3
North Dakota 78.7 2.1
Ohio 74.3 1.2
Oklahoma 76.0 1.8
Oregon 74.0 2.3
Pennsylvania 76.4 1.2
Puerto Rico 44.9 3.1
Rhode Island 76.8 2.9
South Carolina 75.1 1.5
South Dakota 85.3 3.1
Tennessee 73.0 1.5
Texas 73.6 1.1
Utah 75.1 2.8
Vermont 76.9 3.2
Virgin Islands 63.5 4.9
Virginia 73.7 1.5
Washington 73.9 1.8
West Virginia 76.0 1.9
Wisconsin 78.7 1.4
Wyoming 75.8 3.4
     

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

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