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2009 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.
Composite measure: Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 6 months whose health providers listened carefully, explained things clearly, respected what they had to say, and spent enough time with them, Medicaid, by State, 2007 and 2008
DNC - Data were not collected.
Key: SE: standard error.
Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, National CAHPS Benchmarking Database.
Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_1-6: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports.
March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_1-6.html