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

Total Funding to Arkansas: 12 awards totaling $1,177,894
EHR Reporter 1 Awards: 11 awards totaling $115,500
Clinical Quality Improver 2 Awards: 11 awards totaling $155,052
Health Center Quality Leader 3 Awards: 4 awards totaling $108,592
National Quality Leader 4 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
Access Enhancers 5 Awards: 6 awards totaling $68,250
High Value Health Centers 6 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
PCMH Recognition 7 Awards: 10 awards totaling $615,000
Addressing Health Disparities 8 Awards: 6 awards totaling $115,500

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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
1ST CHOICE HEALTHCARE, INC.AR$10,500$14,343$0$0$5,250$0$13,125$45,000
ARCAREAR$10,500$34,439$0$0$5,250$0$15,750$210,000
BOSTON MOUNTAIN RURAL HEALTH CENTER, INC.AR$10,500$15,524$0$0$0$0$0$50,000
CABUN RURAL HEALTH SERVICES, INC.AR$10,500$9,969$0$0$0$0$0$55,000
EAST ARKANSAS FAMILY HEALTH CENTER, INC.AR$10,500$17,378$28,929$0$31,500$0$10,500$50,000
HEALTHY CONNECTIONS INCAR$10,500$7,670$0$0$10,500$0$23,625$30,000
JEFFERSON COMPREHENSIVE CARE SYSTEM, INC.AR$10,500$16,506$30,156$0$0$0$0$0
LEE COUNTY COOPERATIVE CLINICAR$10,500$11,035$0$0$0$0$0$0
MAINLINE HEALTH SYSTEMS INCAR$10,500$9,287$21,887$0$10,500$0$31,500$55,000
MID-DELTA HEALTH SYSTEMS INCAR$10,500$7,669$27,620$0$0$0$0$30,000
RIVER VALLEY PRIMARY CARE SERVICESAR$10,500$11,232$0$0$5,250$0$21,000$50,000
ST. FRANCIS HOUSE NWA, INC.AR$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$40,000

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.