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

Total Funding to Nevada: 4 awards totaling $349,266
EHR Reporter 1 Awards: 4 awards totaling $42,000
Clinical Quality Improver 2 Awards: 4 awards totaling $91,128
Health Center Quality Leader 3 Awards: 1 awards totaling $19,638
National Quality Leader 4 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
Access Enhancers 5 Awards: 1 awards totaling $10,500
High Value Health Centers 6 Awards: 0 awards totaling $0
PCMH Recognition 7 Awards: 3 awards totaling $165,000
Addressing Health Disparities 8 Awards: 1 awards totaling $21,000

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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
COMMUNITY HEALTH ALLIANCENV$10,500$16,764$0$0$0$0$0$40,000
FIRSTMED HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTERNV$10,500$21,097$0$0$0$0$0$0
NEVADA HEALTH CENTERS, INC.NV$10,500$30,479$0$0$0$0$0$95,000
NORTHERN NEVADA HIV OUTPATIENT PROGRAM, EDUCATION AND SERVICESNV$10,500$22,788$19,638$0$10,500$0$21,000$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.