AHRQ: These 12 states provide the highest quality healthcare

HHS' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality released its 2016 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report consisting of data from 2014 to 2015. In the report, the agency measured U.S. healthcare quality on a quartile scale.

These 12 states provided the highest quality healthcare, ordered alphabetically:

Delaware
Iowa
Maine
Massachusetts
Minnesota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
North Dakota
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Wisconsin

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