Pennsylvania Health Center COVID-19 Survey Summary Report

Latest data from May 22, 2020

Number of Health Center respondents = 36 (84% 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 86.11%
Health Centers with COVID-19 Drive-Up/Walk Up Testing Capacity1 64.52%

Average Turnaround Time for COVID-19 Test Results1

Metrics Value
Less Than 1 Hour 3.23%
12 Hours or Less 3.23%
24 Hours 9.68%
2-3 Days 61.29%
4-5 Days 22.58%
More Than 5 Days 0.00%

Number of Patients Tested

Metrics Value
Patients Tested for COVID-19 2,990
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested for COVID-19 76.39%
Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 634
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 79.50%

Patients by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Patients Tested2 Patients Tested Positive2
White, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 15.18% 11.83%
White, Hispanic/Latino Patients 12.64% 25.24%
Black/African American, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 46.12% 25.24%
Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino Patients 1.61% 3.63%
Asian Patients3 3.98% 2.52%
American Indian/Alaska Native Patients3 0.20% 0.32%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients3 0.17% 0.32%
Patients with More than one race3 6.66% 11.51%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 5.02% 10.73%
Non-Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 6.42% 5.05%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 2.01% 3.63%

Operations and Staff

Metrics Value
Health Center Weekly Visits Compared to Pre-COVID 19 Weekly Visits 65.83%
Health Center Sites Temporarily Closed 138
Staff Tested Positive for COVID-19 13
Health Center Staff Unable to Work (due to site/service closure, exposure, family/home obligations, lack of PPE, etc.) 13.33%
Average Percent of Health Center Visits Conducted Virtually 56.25%

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

Type of PPE Value
Surgical Masks 97.22%
N95/PPR Masks 91.67%
Gowns 91.67%
Gloves 97.22%
Face Masks/Goggles 97.22%

1 Only health centers that responded "yes" to having COVID-19 testing capacity are included, n=31.

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