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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 3.5e
Among adults age 18 and over who reported making an appointment for illness or injury 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 72.5 1.9 69.0 2.2
Arizona 69.6 1.6 64.9 1.6
California 69.2 0.8 66.9 1.2
Colorado 76.2 1.4 75.9 1.4
Connecticut 79.5 2.4 76.4 2.6
District of Columbia 69.5 3.7 62.4 4.2
Florida 66.8 1.0 62.8 1.1
Georgia 61.8 4.2 67.6 3.0
Hawaii 75.9 2.8 79.4 2.8
Idaho 81.1 2.4 78.7 2.4
Illinois 72.6 2.3 72.3 2.4
Indiana 77.8 2.1 79.9 1.9
Iowa 79.6 2.5 80.1 2.4
Kansas 73.9 2.9 77.5 2.8
Kentucky 82.9 3.3 73.5 3.4
Louisiana 71.6 2.4 66.4 2.5
Maryland 70.3 3.2 66.8 3.4
Massachusetts 78.5 1.3 75.2 1.3
Michigan 72.9 3.2 67.7 2.1
Minnesota 77.1 1.7 76.5 1.7
Mississippi DNC DNC 71.1 4.1
Missouri 76.4 1.7 75.5 1.7
Nebraska 76.6 3.6 80.9 3.7
Nevada 57.0 2.9 60.7 2.9
New Hampshire 82.8 3.1 83.2 3.3
New Jersey 72.3 2.1 74.3 1.9
New Mexico 67.6 2.8 68.2 2.5
New York 72.7 0.9 71.2 1.0
North Carolina 79.2 2.8 74.6 2.8
North Dakota 88.3 2.9 84.8 3.5
Ohio 76.4 1.1 74.5 1.1
Oklahoma 74.0 2.7 69.8 2.8
Oregon 77.1 1.1 75.5 1.2
Pennsylvania 78.1 1.0 76.1 1.0
Puerto Rico 39.1 2.7 79.6 2.1
Rhode Island 77.1 2.2 76.9 2.1
Tennessee 82.4 1.9 70.8 1.5
Texas 73.8 1.4 69.1 3.7
Virginia 71.6 2.7 71.6 2.5
Washington 77.6 1.4 76.3 1.4
West Virginia 78.9 2.6 81.0 1.8
Wisconsin 82.2 1.5 79.9 1.7

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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