Alabama Health Center COVID-19 Survey Summary Report

Latest data from May 22, 2020

Number of Health Center respondents = 15 (88% of all Health Centers)

Data represents information provided by health centers from a single, specified reporting date. Summary information across report dates is not comparable due to differences in which health centers responded for a given report date.

Patient Testing

Metrics Value
Health Centers with COVID-19 Testing Capacity 100.00%
Health Centers with COVID-19 Drive-Up/Walk Up Testing Capacity1 86.67%

Average Turnaround Time for COVID-19 Test Results1

Metrics Value
Less Than 1 Hour 0.00%
12 Hours or Less 0.00%
24 Hours 20.00%
2-3 Days 46.67%
4-5 Days 33.33%
More Than 5 Days 0.00%

Number of Patients Tested

Metrics Value
Patients Tested for COVID-19 1,792
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested for COVID-19 64.45%
Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 193
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 68.39%

Patients by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Patients Tested2 Patients Tested Positive2
White, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 26.34% 11.92%
White, Hispanic/Latino Patients 3.01% 5.18%
Black/African American, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 58.37% 55.96%
Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino Patients 0.17% 0.00%
Asian Patients3 0.11% 0.52%
American Indian/Alaska Native Patients3 0.22% 0.00%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients3 0.39% 0.52%
Patients with More than one race3 0.95% 2.07%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 1.23% 4.15%
Non-Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 0.45% 0.52%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 8.76% 19.17%

Operations and Staff

Metrics Value
Health Center Weekly Visits Compared to Pre-COVID 19 Weekly Visits 70.00%
Health Center Sites Temporarily Closed 22
Staff Tested Positive for COVID-19 10
Health Center Staff Unable to Work (due to site/service closure, exposure, family/home obligations, lack of PPE, etc.) 5.67%
Average Percent of Health Center Visits Conducted Virtually 45.33%

Health Centers with an adequate supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the next week

Type of PPE Value
Surgical Masks 93.33%
N95/PPR Masks 80.00%
Gowns 66.67%
Gloves 93.33%
Face Masks/Goggles 93.33%

1 Only health centers that responded "yes" to having COVID-19 testing capacity are included, n=15.

2 Percentages may not sum to 100% due to rounding to the hundredths.

3 Includes Hispanic/Latino and Non-Hispanic/Latino.

Date Last Reviewed:  May 2020