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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 3.3e
Among adults age 18 and over who reported making an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months, percent who always got an appointment as soon as they wanted, Medicare managed care, by State, 2003 and 2004
  2004 2003
State Percent Standard error Percent Standard error
Alabama 69.5 1.6 70.9 1.6
Arizona 57.6 1.2 54.9 1.2
California 52.6 0.6 50.6 0.9
Colorado 63.5 1.1 60.6 1.1
Connecticut 68.5 2.0 62.3 2.0
District of Columbia 57.3 3.0 53.4 3.2
Florida 57.4 0.7 55.4 0.8
Georgia 54.2 3.1 56.9 2.1
Hawaii 65.5 2.3 69.1 2.3
Idaho 67.8 2.1 65.2 2.0
Illinois 64.3 1.9 61.8 1.9
Indiana 70.7 1.7 68.2 1.7
Iowa 66.4 2.1 71.0 2.0
Kansas 70.2 2.3 66.1 2.2
Kentucky 69.0 2.8 60.0 2.7
Louisiana 63.6 1.9 55.6 1.9
Maryland 55.4 2.5 57.0 2.5
Massachusetts 64.9 1.1 63.3 1.0
Michigan 65.8 2.3 59.0 1.6
Minnesota 65.9 1.3 63.9 1.3
Mississippi DNC DNC 64.9 1.3
Missouri 70.3 1.3 67.0 3.5
Nebraska 72.7 2.8 74.5 2.7
Nevada 47.4 2.1 54.0 2.1
New Hampshire 67.3 2.9 67.0 2.8
New Jersey 65.8 1.5 64.3 1.4
New Mexico 60.6 2.1 56.9 1.9
New York 61.9 0.7 62.0 0.7
North Carolina 70.3 2.2 68.2 2.3
North Dakota 78.1 2.7 78.8 2.8
Ohio 64.6 0.9 64.4 0.8
Oklahoma 62.8 2.1 61.0 2.1
Oregon 64.7 0.9 62.9 0.9
Pennsylvania 67.1 0.8 65.8 0.8
Puerto Rico 43.2 2.3 69.9 1.8
Rhode Island 69.0 1.8 70.6 1.6
Tennessee 71.2 1.7 60.9 1.2
Texas 63.8 1.2 64.6 2.6
Virginia 54.7 2.2 56.6 2.0
Washington 65.6 1.1 62.0 1.1
West Virginia 77.3 2.0 72.0 1.5
Wisconsin 69.9 1.2 65.8 1.4

DNC - Data not collected.

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

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