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2004 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 4.3c: Percent of adults whose providers always explained things clearly to them, Medicaid, by State, 2003

State Percent 95% confidence interval
Arkansas 70.0 4.2
Colorado 58.7 2.4
Florida 71.4 2.5
Iowa 59.1 4.1
Kansas 64.1 3.1
Maryland 64.7 2.0
Michigan 57.9 1.2
Minnesota 65.0 2.6
New Mexico 62.8 3.4
Nevada 57.5 4.0
Ohio 67.7 3.3
Pennsylvania 64.2 1.8
Virginia 63.0 2.2
Vermont 65.3 5.6
Washington 61.3 2.3
Wisconsin 70.8 4.9

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


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