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Table 1.133b
Percent of home health care patients who get better at taking their medicines correctly (by mouth), by State, 2005 and 2006
State 2006 2005
Number of providers Percent Standard error Number of providers Percent Standard error
Total 8,547 38.9 0.2 6049 37.8 0.1
Alabama 143 45.4 1.1 137 40.6 0.8
Alaska 15 39.2 2.0 10 37.9 2.3
Arizona 79 38.8 1.0 66 37.9 1.0
Arkansas 172 40.1 1.2 111 36.3 1.0
California 597 40.1 0.5 514 39.1 0.5
Colorado 136 35.1 1.1 96 34.5 0.9
Connecticut 84 33.9 1.3 73 34.3 1.1
Delaware 16 36.2 3.2 14 32.0 2.3
District of Columbia 21 37.0 4.3 12 43.3 5.1
Florida 730 40.0 0.5 497 39.2 0.5
Georgia 97 40.0 1.0 90 39.5 0.9
Hawaii 14 38.8 2.2 14 35.1 2.0
Idaho 48 33.1 1.3 45 34.0 1.5
Illinois 418 41.8 0.7 279 42.1 0.7
Indiana 175 37.8 0.9 124 36.5 0.8
Iowa 177 31.8 1.1 108 34.5 1.1
Kansas 132 34.6 1.3 84 33.7 1.0
Kentucky 101 36.1 1.0 96 35.7 0.8
Louisiana 219 42.3 0.9 158 38.7 0.9
Maine 29 38.4 1.8 26 35.4 1.6
Maryland 49 39.8 1.1 44 39.1 1.2
Massachusetts 121 40.3 1.2 95 36.5 1.0
Michigan 316 41.2 0.7 244 41.2 0.7
Minnesota 206 31.5 1.1 110 30.5 0.9
Mississippi 56 45.3 1.6 49 41.4 1.4
Missouri 162 37.7 0.9 134 33.5 0.8
Montana 35 31.7 1.9 29 31.7 1.6
Nebraska 65 33.5 1.4 42 32.8 1.6
Nevada 62 46.0 1.9 46 42.1 1.7
New Hampshire 36 40.2 1.5 29 39.8 1.4
New Jersey 50 40.0 1.3 48 39.2 1.1
New Mexico 67 44.9 1.4 53 44.3 1.5
New York 184 38.2 0.7 152 37.0 0.7
North Carolina 167 34.8 0.7 157 33.3 0.6
North Dakota 26 37.5 2.4 23 32.4 2.3
Ohio 439 34.6 0.7 261 33.7 0.6
Oklahoma 205 39.1 1.0 151 36.8 0.9
Oregon 57 35.1 1.0 57 34.4 1.1
Pennsylvania 285 40.6 0.7 223 39.5 0.8
Rhode Island 21 37.4 1.9 20 33.6 2.2
South Carolina 67 39.1 1.1 61 38.8 0.9
South Dakota 38 35.1 2.0 22 40.4 1.9
Tennessee 139 42.5 0.9 126 39.1 0.8
Texas 1,724 39.6 0.5 866 38.8 0.5
Utah 56 40.6 1.7 43 41.5 1.8
Vermont 12 42.6 1.7 11 41.2 2.3
Virginia 173 39.5 0.8 142 38.4 0.7
Washington 60 36.9 0.9 56 37.4 0.9
West Virginia 61 35.7 1.2 55 34.3 1.2
Wisconsin 124 32.4 1.1 83 31.8 1.0
Wyoming 26 32.1 2.6 15 34.9 2.4

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set. Data were downloaded from http://www.medicare.gov/Download/DownloadDB.asp on March 31, 2006, for the 2005 estimates and on April 26, 2007 for the 2006 estimates.

 

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