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Table 10_1_8-3a

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 10_1_8.3a
Home health care patients who get better at taking their medication correctly, by race,a by State, 2008
   Single race  
 TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total42.80.043.20.043.90.140.30.342.00.941.70.640.51.1
Alabama46.50.347.20.344.10.657.18.4DSUDSU51.66.3DSUDSU
Alaska29.61.529.31.626.37.139.48.5DSUDSU29.94.9DSUDSU
Arizona41.20.342.10.436.82.131.73.4DSUDSU40.53.8DSUDSU
Arkansas42.40.442.70.539.81.246.98.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
California40.20.140.20.240.00.538.90.441.71.539.21.529.82.3
Colorado42.60.438.90.442.62.335.94.0DSUDSU41.96.3DSUDSU
Connecticut38.30.338.40.340.21.228.64.0DSUDSU35.25.1DSUDSU
Delaware46.80.747.60.743.81.636.78.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
District of Columbia59.01.169.42.957.51.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Florida41.50.144.50.141.10.542.91.944.03.637.92.137.04.2
Georgia46.10.346.60.344.40.543.63.833.38.652.15.964.78.2
Hawaii36.10.841.41.6DSUDSU33.41.136.42.0DSUDSU33.94.5
Idaho36.10.635.90.6DSUDSU35.17.9DSUDSU28.36.6DSUDSU
Illinois49.70.248.40.253.10.447.51.057.84.653.12.655.25.3
Indiana41.20.341.00.342.50.935.66.2DSUDSU53.45.845.58.7
Iowa42.50.442.80.540.83.033.37.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Kansas42.20.442.10.441.81.736.76.2DSUDSU40.07.3DSUDSU
Kentucky40.20.340.20.341.21.3DSUDSUDSUDSU41.57.7DSUDSU
Louisiana44.90.347.20.439.40.631.95.6DSUDSU44.96.0DSUDSU
Maine39.50.539.40.531.47.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Maryland42.40.342.90.441.10.739.42.6DSUDSU33.36.2DSUDSU
Massachusetts48.40.248.40.248.40.945.71.941.97.539.73.953.35.8
Michigan43.40.241.70.248.30.347.11.946.37.843.12.639.25.0
Minnesota36.80.437.20.435.91.829.22.3DSUDSU43.63.9DSUDSU
Mississippi48.20.449.40.546.00.7DSUDSUDSUDSU51.48.5DSUDSU
Missouri47.00.347.60.343.00.749.64.347.57.941.75.041.26.9
Montana37.30.837.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU37.76.7DSUDSU
Nebraska40.20.640.60.630.32.637.58.6DSUDSU46.98.8DSUDSU
Nevada48.10.548.60.546.41.753.02.147.85.245.75.1DSUDSU
New Hampshire43.40.543.40.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
New Jersey47.70.247.50.349.20.747.91.953.66.044.45.050.07.1
New Mexico41.00.641.90.847.55.0DSUDSUDSUDSU39.83.3DSUDSU
New York43.40.242.90.246.70.544.41.056.04.440.62.840.25.0
North Carolina35.20.236.10.232.60.532.83.5DSUDSU35.92.440.05.9
North Dakota52.80.953.00.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU36.16.2DSUDSU
Ohio42.90.242.90.244.00.533.23.038.87.037.64.547.86.0
Oklahoma43.40.443.70.438.91.534.85.7DSUDSU46.01.736.45.5
Oregon33.30.433.50.432.13.030.83.235.38.220.84.032.57.4
Pennsylvania45.50.145.30.247.70.555.02.141.26.047.03.936.85.2
Puerto Rico41.10.435.58.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Rhode Island48.20.548.00.654.33.156.96.5DSUDSU45.53.5DSUDSU
South Carolina47.00.348.20.443.80.646.36.8DSUDSU47.17.0DSUDSU
South Dakota39.81.039.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU46.76.4DSUDSU
Tennessee44.90.244.80.345.60.752.55.0DSUDSU60.86.8DSUDSU
Texas38.60.240.20.237.70.439.61.344.54.032.42.752.75.2
Utah45.90.545.70.549.07.036.95.349.16.644.86.5DSUDSU
Vermont38.50.738.70.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virgin IslandsDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Virginia41.90.242.60.340.10.544.32.241.37.352.35.343.87.2
Washington34.80.335.10.335.92.128.41.825.04.334.93.140.76.7
West Virginia41.60.541.60.545.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Wisconsin38.40.338.60.434.31.536.14.4DSUDSU47.24.9DSUDSU
Wyoming38.61.338.41.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Episodes in which a person showed improvement in ability to manage oral medications compared to a prior assessment.� Episodes for people who are at the highest level and cannot improve any more are excluded.� Also excludes records with missing race values.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_8-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/10_functional_status/T10_1_8-3a.html

 

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