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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.42c
Percent of AMI patients with a beta-blocker prescribed at discharge, all payers, by State, 2004 and 2005
  2005 2004
State Percenta Percenta
Total 87 84
Alabama 79 74
Alaska 90 84
Arizona 90 83
Arkansas 79 72
California 87 83
Colorado 91 91
Connecticut 96 95
Delaware 94 96
District of Columbia 88 91
Florida 87 85
Georgia 80 79
Hawaii 88 79
Idaho 86 77
Illinois 87 85
Indiana 86 87
Iowa 88 84
Kansas 77 83
Kentucky 80 84
Louisiana 87 82
Maine 95 87
Maryland 89 89
Massachusetts 96 95
Michigan 92 89
Minnesota 89 92
Mississippi 78 75
Missouri 86 82
Montana 84 95
Nebraska 89 75
Nevada 85 76
New Hampshire 95 95
New Jersey 92 88
New Mexico 75 69
New York 93 90
North Carolina 88 85
North Dakota 90 86
Ohio 92 89
Oklahoma 78 73
Oregon 92 84
Pennsylvania 89 87
Rhode Island 95 97
South Carolina 87 84
South Dakota 83 85
Tennessee 82 74
Texas 83 81
Utah 68 73
Vermont 97 90
Virginia 89 87
Washington 90 91
West Virginia 83 86
Wisconsin 93 89
Wyoming 91 72

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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