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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.101b
Percent of pneumonia patients, age 50 years and older, discharged during October-February who were screened for influenza vaccine status and were vaccinated prior to discharge, if indicated, Medicare beneficiaries, by State, 2002 and 2004
  2004 2002
State Percenta Standard error Percenta Standard error
United States 43.1 1.5 27.7 1.2
Alabama 39.2 4.4 23.4 3.6
Alaska 33.1 4.1 34.5 3.6
Arizona 43.7 4.2 34.9 4.0
Arkansas 45.5 4.3 19.2 3.2
California 25.6 4.1 14.2 3.0
Colorado 48.2 4.2 24.1 3.3
Connecticut 42.6 4.4 24.7 3.4
Delaware 34.1 4.1 23.6 3.4
District of Columbia 21.1 3.9 8.7 2.5
Florida 36.6 4.2 18.2 3.3
Georgia 33.3 4.3 19.3 3.4
Hawaii 44.9 4.6 37.6 3.9
Idaho 39.9 4.1 40.1 3.9
Illinois 54.8 4.5 27.1 3.8
Indiana 45.0 4.4 36.0 3.9
Iowa 66.4 4.3 38.6 4.0
Kansas 46.9 4.2 26.7 3.7
Kentucky 46.7 4.6 24.6 3.8
Louisiana 29.2 4.2 18.0 3.4
Maine 44.9 4.4 28.5 3.7
Maryland 31.2 4.2 32.7 3.8
Massachusetts 32.4 4.0 19.2 3.2
Michigan 48.8 4.4 34.5 4.1
Minnesota 52.6 4.4 42.2 4.0
Mississippi 27.6 4.2 21.9 3.7
Missouri 50.8 4.4 36.2 4.0
Montana 56.5 4.5 31.9 3.6
Nebraska 52.4 4.2 27.6 3.7
Nevada 31.1 4.0 19.9 3.4
New Hampshire 47.8 4.3 19.2 3.2
New Jersey 57.4 4.3 36.7 3.9
New Mexico 31.8 4.2 24.0 3.6
New York 40.2 4.6 28.9 3.8
North Carolina 39.2 4.4 24.6 3.7
North Dakota 50.0 4.4 30.8 3.8
Ohio 45.7 4.4 30.7 4.0
Oklahoma 53.9 4.2 37.1 4.1
Oregon 40.1 4.1 22.0 3.5
Pennsylvania 38.5 4.2 19.3 3.3
Puerto Rico 21.4 4.4 10.4 2.6
Rhode Island 45.7 4.4 32.5 3.7
South Carolina 53.3 4.3 32.6 3.9
South Dakota 52.7 4.4 38.1 4.0
Tennessee 44.7 4.7 28.1 3.8
Texas 44.3 4.4 22.6 3.7
Utah 61.8 4.3 52.8 4.0
Vermont 39.2 4.0 19.5 3.1
Virginia 38.2 4.4 19.0 3.2
Washington 21.9 3.6 24.5 3.5
West Virginia 54.1 4.5 40.4 4.2
Wisconsin 55.9 4.3 29.4 3.8
Wyoming 57.5 4.0 27.4 3.6

a Documentation of screening and administration of influenza vaccine for hospital discharge during the months of October-February. Exceptions include previous immunization during this influenza season, patient refusal, and documented allergy/sensitivity to the vaccine or its components.

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

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