Health Center Quality Improvement FY 2017 Grant Awards (August 2017)

Total Funding to Alabama: 14 awards totaling $1,225,902
EHR Reporter 1 Awards: 10 awards totaling $105,000
Clinical Quality Improver 2 Awards: 13 awards totaling $258,249
Health Center Quality Leader 3 Awards: 2 awards totaling $45,153
National Quality Leader 4 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
Access Enhancers 5 Awards: 3 awards totaling $21,000
High Value Health Centers 6 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
PCMH Recognition 7 Awards: 12 awards totaling $765,000
Addressing Health Disparities 8 Awards: 1 awards totaling $31,500

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Health Center GranteeStateEHR Reporters 1Clinical Quality Improvers 2Health Center Quality Leaders 3National Quality Leaders 4Enhancing Access to Care 5Delivering High Value Health Care 6Addressing Health Disparities 8Achieving PCMH Recognition 7
BAYOU LA BATRE AREA HEALTH DEVELOPMENT BOARD, INCAL$0$15,646$0$0$0$0$0$35,000
BIRMINGHAM HEALTH CARE INCAL$10,500$14,489$0$0$0$0$0$45,000
CAHABA MEDICAL CARE FOUNDATIONAL$10,500$19,131$24,381$0$5,250$0$31,500$40,000
CAPSTONE RURAL HEALTH CENTER, THEAL$10,500$8,160$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
CENTRAL NORTH ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES, INC.AL$0$22,055$0$0$0$0$0$45,000
CHRIST HEALTH CENTER, INC.AL$10,500$9,780$0$0$10,500$0$0$0
FRANKLIN PRIMARY HEALTH CENTER, INC.AL$10,500$20,399$0$0$0$0$0$110,000
HEALTH SERVICES, (INC)AL$0$20,114$0$0$0$0$0$75,000
MOBILE, COUNTY OFAL$10,500$25,288$0$0$0$0$0$80,000
NORTHEAST ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES, INC.AL$10,500$23,922$20,772$0$0$0$0$65,000
QUALITY OF LIFE HEALTH SERVICES INCAL$10,500$0$0$0$0$0$0$135,000
RURAL HEALTH MEDICAL PROGRAM, INC.AL$10,500$6,585$0$0$0$0$0$0
SOUTHEAST ALABAMA RURAL HEALTH ASSOCIATESAL$10,500$43,784$0$0$5,250$0$0$75,000
WHATLEY HEALTH SERVICES, INC.AL$0$28,896$0$0$0$0$0$30,000

1 Electronic Health Record (EHR) Reporters - employed EHRs to report on all clinical quality measures (CQM) data for all of the health center's patients.
2 Clinical Quality Improvers - demonstrated notable improvement in one or more CQMs between 2015 and 2016.
3 Health Center Quality Leaders - achieved the best overall clinical performance among all health centers.
4 National Quality Leaders - exceeded national clinical quality benchmarks, including Healthy People 2020 goals, for chronic disease management, preventive care, and perinatal/prenatal care.
5 Enhancing Access to Care - increased the total number of patients served and the number of patients receiving comprehensive services between 2015 and 2016.
6 Delivering High Value Health Care - delivered better, smarter, healthier care by improving cost efficient care delivery compared to the national average while also increasing quality of care and improving access to comprehensive services.
7 Achieving PCMH Recognition - went to health centers that achieved PCMH recognition for their service delivery sites.
8 Addressing Health Disparities - met or exceeded Healthy People 2020 goals by each race/ethnic group, or made marked advances in moving each race/ethnic group towards the Healthy People 2020 goals.