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Table 1.48b
Percent of heart failure patients having evaluation of left ventricular ejection fraction, Medicare beneficiaries, by State, 2002 and 2004
  2004 2002
State Percent Standard error Percent Standard error
United States 81.6 0.9 76.0 1.0
Alabama 77.8 1.9 78.0 1.9
Alaska 82.8 2.0 74.9 2.1
Arizona 88.5 1.4 79.7 1.9
Arkansas 76.7 1.9 65.3 2.2
California 79.6 1.9 74.5 2.0
Colorado 82.7 1.8 78.8 1.9
Connecticut 91.2 1.3 87.3 1.5
Delaware 89.7 1.4 81.4 1.8
District of Columbia 83.7 1.8 74.8 2.1
Florida 85.3 1.7 83.1 1.8
Georgia 80.8 1.8 79.6 1.8
Hawaii 81.8 1.8 79.9 1.8
Idaho 72.2 2.1 64.9 2.2
Illinois 85.9 1.6 80.6 1.8
Indiana 83.0 1.7 74.6 2.0
Iowa 81.3 1.8 74.1 2.0
Kansas 74.7 2.0 68.7 2.1
Kentucky 75.1 2.0 71.8 2.1
Louisiana 77.3 2.0 74.6 2.0
Maine 91.6 1.3 78.8 1.8
Maryland 88.9 1.5 83.4 1.7
Massachusetts 90.1 1.4 85.1 1.6
Michigan 86.8 1.6 82.9 1.7
Minnesota 81.6 1.8 81.3 1.8
Mississippi 74.3 2.0 70.6 2.1
Missouri 83.5 1.7 75.6 2.0
Montana 73.1 2.2 62.9 2.2
Nebraska 84.1 1.7 78.8 1.9
Nevada 82.1 1.8 82.5 1.7
New Hampshire 90.1 1.4 87.3 1.5
New Jersey 88.2 1.5 81.9 1.8
New Mexico 75.3 2.1 68.1 2.1
New York 85.7 1.7 82.1 1.8
North Carolina 86.7 1.6 81.7 1.8
North Dakota 72.9 2.0 61.9 2.2
Ohio 86.9 1.6 80.8 1.8
Oklahoma 74.1 2.0 64.1 2.2
Oregon 80.4 1.9 71.2 2.1
Pennsylvania 86.8 1.6 82.5 1.7
Puerto Rico 67.5 2.6 59.6 2.2
Rhode Island 89.4 1.4 87.3 1.5
South Carolina 81.5 1.8 81.1 1.8
South Dakota 78.1 2.0 69.0 2.1
Tennessee 81.9 1.8 75.0 2.0
Texas 76.6 2.0 73.7 2.0
Utah 78.1 2.0 73.9 2.0
Vermont 88.8 1.4 77.2 1.9
Virginia 85.3 1.6 84.3 1.7
Washington 79.2 1.9 74.6 2.0
West Virginia 76.3 1.9 69.3 2.1
Wisconsin 85.7 1.6 81.9 1.8
Wyoming 63.4 2.2 56.9 2.2

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Quality Improvement Organization Program.

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