Louisiana Health Center COVID-19 Survey Summary Report

Latest data from May 22, 2020

Number of Health Center respondents = 23 (64% 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 95.65%
Health Centers with COVID-19 Drive-Up/Walk Up Testing Capacity1 68.18%

Average Turnaround Time for COVID-19 Test Results1

Metrics Value
Less Than 1 Hour 4.55%
12 Hours or Less 0.00%
24 Hours 4.55%
2-3 Days 72.73%
4-5 Days 13.64%
More Than 5 Days 4.55%

Number of Patients Tested

Metrics Value
Patients Tested for COVID-19 1,894
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested for COVID-19 43.40%
Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 120
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 78.33%

Patients by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Patients Tested2 Patients Tested Positive2
White, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 13.31% 12.50%
White, Hispanic/Latino Patients 5.60% 15.00%
Black/African American, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 36.48% 60.00%
Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino Patients 0.48% 0.00%
Asian Patients3 0.21% 0.00%
American Indian/Alaska Native Patients3 0.05% 0.00%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients3 0.16% 0.00%
Patients with More than one race3 0.37% 2.50%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 0.05% 0.83%
Non-Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 1.58% 1.67%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 41.71% 7.50%

Operations and Staff

Metrics Value
Health Center Weekly Visits Compared to Pre-COVID 19 Weekly Visits 63.91%
Health Center Sites Temporarily Closed 24
Staff Tested Positive for COVID-19 1
Health Center Staff Unable to Work (due to site/service closure, exposure, family/home obligations, lack of PPE, etc.) 6.09%
Average Percent of Health Center Visits Conducted Virtually 61.96%

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

Type of PPE Value
Surgical Masks 100.00%
N95/PPR Masks 100.00%
Gowns 100.00%
Gloves 100.00%
Face Masks/Goggles 100.00%

1 Only health centers that responded "yes" to having COVID-19 testing capacity are included, n=22.

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