Health Center Quality Improvement FY 2017 Grant Awards (August 2017)
1Electronic Health Record (EHR) Reporters - employed EHRs to report on all clinical quality measures (CQM) data for all of the health center's patients. 2Clinical Quality Improvers - demonstrated notable improvement in one or more CQMs between 2015 and 2016. 3Health Center Quality Leaders - achieved the best overall clinical performance among all health centers. 4National Quality Leaders - exceeded national clinical quality benchmarks, including Healthy People 2020 goals, for chronic disease management, preventive care, and perinatal/prenatal care. 5Enhancing Access to Care - increased the total number of patients served and the number of patients receiving comprehensive services between 2015 and 2016. 6Delivering 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. 7Achieving PCMH Recognition - went to health centers that achieved PCMH recognition for their service delivery sites. 8Addressing 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.