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

Total Funding to Massachusetts: 38 awards totaling $3,020,982
EHR Reporter 1 Awards: 30 awards totaling $315,000
Clinical Quality Improver 2 Awards: 27 awards totaling $444,479
Health Center Quality Leader 3 Awards: 13 awards totaling $423,382
National Quality Leader 4 Awards: 3 awards totaling $145,121
Access Enhancers 5 Awards: 10 awards totaling $131,250
High Value Health Centers 6 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
PCMH Recognition 7 Awards: 34 awards totaling $1,210,000
Addressing Health Disparities 8 Awards: 8 awards totaling $351,750

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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
BOSTON HEALTH CARE FOR THE HOMELESS PROGRAM, INC., THEMA$10,500$12,128$0$0$0$0$0$40,000
BROCKTON NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$0$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
CARING HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$0$0$0$0$0$0$35,000
CODMAN SQUARE HEALTH CENTER, INCMA$10,500$14,496$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER OF CAPE COD, INC.MA$10,500$0$27,211$0$0$0$0$40,000
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER OF FRANKLIN COUNTYMA$10,500$9,623$24,323$0$0$0$0$35,000
COMMUNITY HEALTH CONNECTIONS, INC.MA$10,500$20,815$0$0$21,000$0$44,625$0
COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAMS, INCORPORATEDMA$10,500$0$0$0$0$0$0$40,000
COMMUNITY HEALTHLINK, INC.MA$10,500$10,727$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
DIMOCK COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$0$10,538$28,388$0$0$0$0$30,000
DOTHOUSE HEALTH, INC.MA$10,500$0$37,009$0$0$0$0$30,000
DUFFY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$4,751$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
EAST BOSTON NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTER CORPORATIONMA$10,500$0$0$61,552$21,000$0$31,500$30,000
EDWARD M. KENNEDY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$0$28,941$0$0$0$0$35,000
FAMILY HEALTH CENTER OF WORCESTER, INC.MA$10,500$26,222$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
FENWAY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$0$35,887$41,137$10,500$0$73,500$35,000
GREATER LAWRENCE FAMILY HEALTH CENTER INCMA$10,500$29,128$0$0$10,500$0$63,000$55,000
GREATER NEW BEDFORD COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER,INC.MA$10,500$14,925$38,026$0$0$0$0$30,000
HARBOR HEALTH SERVICES, INC.MA$10,500$20,889$30,340$0$0$0$0$45,000
HARVARD STREET NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTER INCMA$10,500$16,005$0$0$5,250$0$21,000$30,000
HEALTHFIRST FAMILY CARE CENTER, INC.MA$0$17,830$0$0$5,250$0$0$30,000
HILLTOWN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, INCMA$10,500$13,460$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
HOLYOKE HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$16,859$36,809$0$0$0$0$35,000
ISLAND HEALTH INCMA$10,500$4,871$0$0$0$0$0$0
JOSEPH M. SMITH COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$15,825$27,375$0$0$0$0$35,000
LOWELL COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$0$20,705$0$0$10,500$0$0$45,000
LYNN COMMUNITY HEALTH, INC.MA$10,500$35,755$0$0$0$0$0$45,000
MANET COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INCORPORATEDMA$10,500$0$34,049$0$5,250$0$42,000$45,000
MATTAPAN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$20,527$0$0$10,500$0$31,500$0
NORTH END COMMUNITY HEALTH COMMITTEE, INCORPORATEDMA$10,500$12,641$32,592$0$31,500$0$44,625$40,000
NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INCMA$0$16,029$0$0$0$0$0$40,000
OUTER CAPE HEALTH SERVICES, INC.MA$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$40,000
SOUTH BOSTON COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$10,500$10,562$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
SOUTH COVE COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$0$19,332$42,432$42,432$0$0$0$40,000
SOUTH END COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC.MA$0$25,536$0$0$0$0$0$30,000
SPRINGFIELD, CITY OFMA$10,500$4,778$0$0$0$0$0$0
UPHAMS CORNER HEALTH COMMITTEE, INC.MA$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$35,000
WHITTIER STREET HEALTH CENTERMA$10,500$19,522$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.