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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 4.3d
Among adults age 18 and over who reported going to a doctor's office or clinic in the last 12 months, percent whose health providers always listened carefully to them, Medicare fee for service, by State, 2003 and 2004
  2004 2003
State Percent Standard error Percent Standard error
Alabama 72.1 1.0 74.4 1.0
Alaska 68.6 2.6 69.5 2.4
Arizona 66.6 1.5 65.4 1.5
Arkansas 73.2 1.2 74.9 1.2
California 69.6 0.9 69.9 0.8
Colorado 70.6 1.5 68.2 1.5
Connecticut 70.4 1.4 71.9 1.4
Delaware 71.0 1.5 71.2 1.5
District of Columbia 70.9 2.1 73.5 2.0
Florida 67.7 0.7 68.5 0.7
Georgia 70.5 0.9 73.1 0.9
Hawaii 76.7 2.0 76.0 2.0
Idaho 71.2 1.5 70.6 1.7
Illinois 72.4 1.1 75.2 1.0
Indiana 71.8 0.9 73.0 0.9
Iowa 74.0 1.2 74.3 1.2
Kansas 73.7 1.3 73.9 1.3
Kentucky 70.2 1.1 74.4 1.0
Louisiana 75.1 1.1 77.4 1.1
Maine 75.0 1.2 74.9 1.2
Maryland 69.3 1.2 71.7 1.1
Massachusetts 73.2 1.2 75.1 1.2
Michigan 71.5 0.8 72.4 0.8
Minnesota 71.2 1.1 72.8 1.1
Mississippi 74.7 1.2 74.1 1.2
Missouri 71.0 1.0 73.3 0.9
Montana 73.3 2.3 74.9 2.2
Nebraska 74.5 1.4 77.6 1.3
Nevada 63.8 2.0 68.7 1.9
New Hampshire 76.1 1.4 70.9 1.4
New Jersey 70.1 1.0 71.7 0.9
New Mexico 67.5 1.5 66.9 1.5
New York 68.9 0.8 70.4 0.7
North Carolina 71.8 0.8 73.5 0.8
North Dakota 70.1 1.4 71.7 1.4
Ohio 71.3 0.8 73.3 0.7
Oklahoma 71.2 1.3 73.4 1.2
Oregon 70.2 1.5 71.1 1.5
Pennsylvania 72.9 0.8 74.3 0.7
Puerto Rico 67.8 2.4 73.1 2.1
Rhode Island 73.5 2.0 78.3 1.9
South Carolina 71.7 1.2 74.3 1.0
South Dakota 74.1 1.6 75.2 2.2
Tennessee 74.2 0.9 72.8 1.0
Texas 70.0 0.7 73.2 0.7
Utah 69.9 1.8 66.3 1.9
Vermont 75.8 2.1 76.9 2.1
Virgin Islands 73.3 2.9 75.0 2.9
Virginia 70.4 1.0 73.1 0.9
Washington 69.3 1.2 69.8 1.2
West Virginia 71.3 1.3 71.9 1.3
Wisconsin 74.1 0.9 74.4 0.9
Wyoming 71.2 2.4 73.7 2.2

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

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