South Carolina Health Center COVID-19 Survey Summary Report

Latest data from May 22, 2020

Number of Health Center respondents = 19 (83% 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 70.59%

Average Turnaround Time for COVID-19 Test Results1

Metrics Value
Less Than 1 Hour 0.00%
12 Hours or Less 0.00%
24 Hours 11.76%
2-3 Days 76.47%
4-5 Days 5.88%
More Than 5 Days 5.88%

Number of Patients Tested

Metrics Value
Patients Tested for COVID-19 3,683
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested for COVID-19 76.19%
Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 112
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients Tested Positive for COVID-19 75.89%

Patients by Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Patients Tested2 Patients Tested Positive2
White, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 19.49% 16.07%
White, Hispanic/Latino Patients 1.55% 2.68%
Black/African American, Non-Hispanic/Latino Patients 70.57% 60.71%
Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino Patients 0.14% 0.00%
Asian Patients3 0.24% 0.89%
American Indian/Alaska Native Patients3 0.05% 0.00%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients3 0.24% 0.00%
Patients with More than one race3 1.44% 3.57%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 1.95% 8.04%
Non-Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients (Unreported/Refused to report race) 0.84% 3.57%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 3.48% 4.46%

Operations and Staff

Metrics Value
Health Center Weekly Visits Compared to Pre-COVID 19 Weekly Visits 63.68%
Health Center Sites Temporarily Closed 26
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.) 8.68%
Average Percent of Health Center Visits Conducted Virtually 23.68%

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

Type of PPE Value
Surgical Masks 94.74%
N95/PPR Masks 89.47%
Gowns 73.68%
Gloves 94.74%
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