New York Health Center COVID-19 Survey Summary Report

Latest data from May 22, 2020

Number of Health Center respondents = 33 (52% 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 87.88%
Health Centers with COVID-19 Drive-Up/Walk Up Testing Capacity1 55.17%

Average Turnaround Time for COVID-19 Test Results1

Metrics Value
Less Than 1 Hour 0.00%
12 Hours or Less 3.45%
24 Hours 17.24%
2-3 Days 62.07%
4-5 Days 17.24%
More Than 5 Days 0.00%

Number of Patients Tested

Metrics Value
Patients Tested for COVID-19 7,638
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested for COVID-19 55.85%
Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 916
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 69.00%

Patients by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Patients Tested2 Patients Tested Positive2
White, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 16.31% 7.10%
White, Hispanic/Latino Patients 14.79% 26.31%
Black/African American, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 19.90% 14.74%
Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino Patients 1.52% 1.86%
Asian Patients3 3.35% 6.22%
American Indian/Alaska Native Patients3 0.26% 0.66%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients3 0.52% 0.87%
Patients with More than one race3 2.53% 3.60%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 12.97% 14.74%
Non-Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 2.28% 1.64%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 25.56% 22.27%

Operations and Staff

Metrics Value
Health Center Weekly Visits Compared to Pre-COVID 19 Weekly Visits 63.79%
Health Center Sites Temporarily Closed 139
Staff Tested Positive for COVID-19 16
Health Center Staff Unable to Work (due to site/service closure, exposure, family/home obligations, lack of PPE, etc.) 11.67%
Average Percent of Health Center Visits Conducted Virtually 53.94%

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 96.97%
Gloves 96.97%
Face Masks/Goggles 100.00%

1 Only health centers that responded "yes" to having COVID-19 testing capacity are included, n=29.

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