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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.40c
Percent of AMI patients with aspirin prescribed at discharge, all payers, by State, 2004 and 2005
  2005 2004
State Percenta Percenta
Total 88 87
Alabama 86 83
Alaska 94 87
Arizona 92 89
Arkansas 86 75
California 89 88
Colorado 93 94
Connecticut 96 93
Delaware 96 95
District of Columbia 89 94
Florida 86 83
Georgia 82 81
Hawaii 88 88
Idaho 84 90
Illinois 88 85
Indiana 87 88
Iowa 91 87
Kansas 85 86
Kentucky 83 87
Louisiana 87 88
Maine 93 92
Maryland 88 89
Massachusetts 96 95
Michigan 91 87
Minnesota 91 89
Mississippi 79 81
Missouri 89 85
Montana 90 86
Nebraska 90 87
Nevada 86 87
New Hampshire 94 93
New Jersey 89 87
New Mexico 76 80
New York 92 90
North Carolina 88 86
North Dakota 94 86
Ohio 91 90
Oklahoma 82 79
Oregon 90 91
Pennsylvania 90 87
Rhode Island 95 98
South Carolina 85 87
South Dakota 84 80
Tennessee 84 77
Texas 84 85
Utah 74 74
Vermont 90 93
Virginia 90 89
Washington 91 92
West Virginia 82 84
Wisconsin 93 94
Wyoming 94 85

a State average percent pre-calculated and supplied as part of the Hospital Compare database. The 2004 data reflect care for the period January to June 2004; the 2005 data reflect care for the period July 2004 to June 2005.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare.

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