Puerto Rico Health Center COVID-19 Survey Summary Report

Latest data from May 22, 2020

Number of Health Center respondents = 19 (86% 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 89.47%
Health Centers with COVID-19 Drive-Up/Walk Up Testing Capacity1 82.35%

Average Turnaround Time for COVID-19 Test Results1

Metrics Value
Less Than 1 Hour 23.53%
12 Hours or Less 17.65%
24 Hours 17.65%
2-3 Days 17.65%
4-5 Days 23.53%
More Than 5 Days 0.00%

Number of Patients Tested

Metrics Value
Patients Tested for COVID-19 3,312
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested for COVID-19 99.94%
Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 740
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 99.86%

Patients by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Patients Tested2 Patients Tested Positive2
White, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 0.06% 0.14%
White, Hispanic/Latino Patients 71.77% 92.84%
Black/African American, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 0.00% 0.00%
Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino Patients 5.28% 0.14%
Asian Patients3 0.00% 0.00%
American Indian/Alaska Native Patients3 0.00% 0.00%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients3 0.00% 0.00%
Patients with More than one race3 16.24% 5.95%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 6.64% 0.95%
Non-Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 0.00% 0.00%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 0.00% 0.00%

Operations and Staff

Metrics Value
Health Center Weekly Visits Compared to Pre-COVID 19 Weekly Visits 69.74%
Health Center Sites Temporarily Closed 1
Staff Tested Positive for COVID-19 2
Health Center Staff Unable to Work (due to site/service closure, exposure, family/home obligations, lack of PPE, etc.) 9.74%
Average Percent of Health Center Visits Conducted Virtually 63.68%

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

Type of PPE Value
Surgical Masks 89.47%
N95/PPR Masks 89.47%
Gowns 84.21%
Gloves 89.47%
Face Masks/Goggles 89.47%

1 Only health centers that responded "yes" to having COVID-19 testing capacity are included, n=17.

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