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Table 1.143b
Percent of hospice patients who received the right amount of medicine for pain management, by State, 2006
State Number of providers Percent Standard error
Total 111,314 94.2 0.1
Alabama 1,101 95.6 0.6
Alaska 94 91.5 2.9
Arizona 2,023 93.8 0.5
Arkansas 680 94.7 0.9
California 8,090 93.0 0.3
Colorado 3,063 92.8 0.5
Connecticut 751 94.1 0.9
Delaware 578 94.3 1.0
District of Columbia DSU DSU DSU
Florida 10,409 94.4 0.2
Georgia 2,872 94.3 0.4
Hawaii 228 91.7 1.8
Idaho 493 93.9 1.1
Illinois 4,526 94.1 0.4
Indiana 2,018 94.8 0.5
Iowa 2,887 95.3 0.4
Kansas 929 96.0 0.6
Kentucky 3,558 95.2 0.4
Louisiana 446 95.1 1.0
Maine 505 94.3 1.0
Maryland 1,838 94.4 0.5
Massachusetts 2,266 94.1 0.5
Michigan 5,630 93.8 0.3
Minnesota 1,699 94.8 0.5
Mississippi 245 91.0 1.8
Missouri 2,063 94.2 0.5
Montana 378 95.5 1.1
Nebraska 584 94.9 0.9
Nevada 1,309 94.6 0.6
New Hampshire 346 94.8 1.2
New Jersey 1,812 92.3 0.6
New Mexico 765 93.6 0.9
New York 5,935 93.7 0.3
North Carolina 4,085 95.2 0.3
North Dakota 557 95.7 0.9
Ohio 8,700 95.0 0.2
Oklahoma 717 94.8 0.8
Oregon 1,789 93.1 0.6
Pennsylvania 4,144 95.2 0.3
Puerto Rico 85 98.8 1.2
Rhode Island 470 95.3 1.0
South Carolina 833 95.2 0.7
South Dakota 539 93.9 1.0
Tennessee 2,357 94.5 0.5
Texas 6,225 94.6 0.3
Utah 845 93.3 0.9
Vermont 472 92.8 1.2
Virginia 2,745 93.3 0.5
Washington 2,541 93.1 0.5
West Virginia 1,190 96.4 0.5
Wisconsin 2,888 93.7 0.5
Wyoming DSU DSU DSU

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Source: National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Family Evaluation of Hospice Care survey data.

 

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