2018 SOUTH COVE COMMUNITY HEALTH CTR, INC. Health Center Program Awardee Data

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS

3-year project period; end date 3/31/2020

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Total Patients: 34,445

PCMH Recognition as of Tuesday, March 31, 2020

UDS Data Comparisons

Expand the tables below to view UDS data comparisons from 2016 to 2018

  2016 2017 2018
Total Patients 32,364 33,148 34,445
Age (% of total patients)
Percentage of Children (< 18 years old) 19.62% 18.95% 18.91%
Number of Children (< 18 years old) 6,350 6,283 6,512
Percentage of Adults (18 to 64) 62.84% 61.66% 61.79%
Number of Adults (18 to 64) 20,336 20,440 21,285
Percentage of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 17.54% 19.38% 19.30%
Number of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 5,678 6,425 6,648
Patients By Race & Ethnicity (% known)
Percentage of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 99.06% 99.03% 99.02%
Number of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 31,890 32,722 34,000
Percentage of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 0.69% 0.58% 0.62%
Number of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 222 192 214
Percentage of Non-Hispanic White Patients 0.94% 0.97% 0.98%
Number of Non-Hispanic White Patients 301 322 337
Percentage of Asian Patients 1 98.20% 98.34% 98.27%
Number of Asian Patients1 31,611 32,495 33,744
Percentage of Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 0.04% 0.04% 0.03%
Number of Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 13 12 11
Percentage of Black/African American Patients1 0.43% 0.45% 0.43%
Number of Black/African American1 139 149 146
Percentage of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients 1 0.14% 0.08% 0.12%
Number of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients1 44 27 42
Percentage of Patients with More than one race 1 0.07% 0.00% 0.00%
Number of Patients with More than one race 1 21 0 0
Total Patients with Known Race Ethnicity (Denominator) 32,190 33,044 34,337
Total Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients (Denominator) 32,191 33,044 34,337
Total Hispanic/Latino & Non-Hispanic Latino Patients (Denominator for Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity) 32,267 33,044 34,337
Language (% known)
Percentage of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 95.33% 95.40% 95.32%
Number of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 30,852 31,623 32,834
  2016 2017 2018
Income Status (% of patients with known income)
Total Patients with Known Income (Denominator) 18,996 19,029 19,002
Percentage of Patients at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Guideline 90.99% 91.05% 91.30%
Number of Patients at or below 200% of Poverty 17,285 17,326 17,349
Percentage of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 58.77% 59.16% 59.13%
Number of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 11,163 11,257 11,236
Insurance Status (% of total patients)
Percentage of Uninsured Patients 2.06% 1.25% 1.61%
Number of Uninsured Patients 667 413 553
Percentage of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 0.02% 0.02% 0.00%
Number of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 1 1 0
Percentage of Medicaid/CHIP Patients2 49.56% 50.41% 46.19%
Number of Medicaid/CHIP Patients 2 16,039 16,710 15,909
Percentage of Medicare Patients 9.89% 13.97% 14.89%
Number of Medicare Patients 3,200 4,632 5,128
Percentage of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients 4.85% 9.44% 10.51%
Number of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients (included in above) 1,571 3,130 3,620
Percentage of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 38.49% 34.37% 37.32%
Number of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 12,458 11,393 12,855
Total Insurance Source Patients (Denominator) 32,364 33,148 34,445
Total Insurance Source Patients Aged 0 - 17 (Denominator) 6,350 6,283 6,512
Special Populations
Percentage of Homeless Patients 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Number of Homeless Patients 3 4 4
Percentage of Agricultural Worker Patients 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Number of Agricultural Worker Patients 0 0 0
Percentage of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site 2.82% 2.77% 2.68%
Number of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site 912 917 923
Percentage of School-Based Health Center Patients 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Number of School-Based Health Center Patients 0 0 0
Percentage of Veterans Patients 0.08% 0.09% 0.08%
Number of Veteran Patients 27 29 29
Gender of Patients by Age (% Female)
Percentage of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 34.24% 33.84% 33.11%
Number of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 6,179 6,243 6,297
Percentage of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 14.20% 13.65% 13.55%
Number of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 2,563 2,518 2,577
Percentage of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 68.68% 67.49% 67.68%
Number of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 12,393 12,450 12,873
Percentage of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 17.11% 18.86% 18.77%
Number of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 3,088 3,479 3,571
Total Female Patients (Denominator) 18,044 18,447 19,021
Services (% of patients) 2016 2017 2018
Percentage of Medical Patients 94.70% 90.56% 89.87%
Number of Medical Patients 30,648 30,020 30,956
Percentage of Dental Patients 25.36% 25.75% 25.59%
Number of Dental Patients 8,206 8,536 8,816
Percentage of Mental Health Patients 4.13% 4.53% 4.66%
Number of Mental Health Patients 1,338 1,502 1,604
Percentage of Substance Use Disorder Patients - 0.00% -
Number of Substance Use Disorder Patients - 0 -
Percentage of Vision Patients 24.81% 25.37% 27.12%
Number of Vision Patients 8,030 8,409 9,343
Percentage of Enabling Patients 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Number of Enabling Services Patients 0 0 0
Total Patients (Denominator) 32,364 33,148 34,445
  2016 2017 201811
Patients
Medical Conditions (% of Patients with Medical Conditions)
Percentage of Hypertension Patients3 31.51% 26.03% 26.75%
Number of Hypertension Patients3 7,624 6,203 6,578
Percentage of Diabetes Patients4 11.84% 13.89% 14.32%
Number of Diabetes Patients4 2,678 3,081 3,288
Percentage of Asthma Patients 4.00% 4.18% 3.82%
Number of Asthma Patients 1,225 1,256 1,182
Percentage of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 0.02% 0.01% 0.02%
Number of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 5 4 5
Prenatal
Number of Prenatal Patients 638 532 493
Number of Prenatal Patients who Delivered 387 364 285
  2016 2017 2018 Adjusted Quartile Ranking 5
2017 2018
Quality of Care Measures
Perinatal Health
Percentage of Prenatal Patients with Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 95.14% 96.80% 96.35% - 1
Number of Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 607 515 475 - -
Percentage of Newborns with Low and Very Low Birth Weight 4.62% 6.56% 6.90% - 2
Number of Newborns with Low Birth Weight 18 24 20 - -
Preventive Health Screening & Services
Percentage of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer7 81.57% 85.16% 84.33% - 1
Number of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer7 8,470 8,050 8,753 - -
Percentage of Children Age 3-17 for Weight Screening and Counseling on Nutrition and Physical Activity 90.61% 89.48% 91.19% - 1
Number of Children Age 3-17 with Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity 4,351 4,295 4,481 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 85.71% 87.14% 87.31% - 1
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 21,674 21,040 21,899 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling8 91.43% 96.83% 97.99% - 1
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling8 16,720 21,749 14,108 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer9 81.49% 76.44% 74.98% - 1
Number of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer9 9,135 8,571 7,611 - -
Percentage of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 6 90.00% 84.29% 82.86% - 1
Number of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 6 289 261 293 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 10 25.50% 28.12% 34.26% - 4
Number of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 10 6,680 7,118 8,402 - -
Percentage of Children 6 through 9 Years of Age at Moderate to High Risk of Caries Who Received a Sealant on a First Permanent Molar 23.44% 27.78% 32.68% - 4
Number of Children 6 through 9 Years of Age at Moderate to High Risk of Caries Who Received a Sealant on a First Permanent Molar 49 70 50 - -
Chronic Disease Management
Percentage of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% - 1
Number of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention 100 70 138 - -
Percentage of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 100.00% 91.46% 90.63% - 1
Number of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 167 75 58 - -
Percentage of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 92.86% 92.75% 83.50% - 2
Number of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 492 384 253 - -
Percentage of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg)12 57.14% 58.57% 57.45% - 3
Number of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg) 12 4,357 3,633 3,779 - -
Percentage of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year13 19.12% 23.30% 19.50% - 1
Number of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year 13 512 718 641 - -
Percentage of Patients Who were Newly Diagnosed HIV and Received Follow-up Treatment - - - - -
Number of HIV Patients Who were Newly Diagnosed HIV and Received Follow-up Treatment - - - - -
  2016 2017 2018
Cost Data
Health Center Service Grant Expenditures $3,890,995 $3,945,790 $4,057,304
Total Accrued Costs (Excluding Donations) $28,625,047 $29,336,452 $31,871,259
Total Accrued Cost per Total Patient $884.47 $885.01 $925.28
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Footnotes

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  1. Includes Hispanic/Latino and Non-Hispanic/Latino.
  2. Includes Medicaid, Medicaid CHIP, and Other Public Insurance CHIP.
  3. Hypertensive adults as a percent of estimated adult medical patients of ages 18-85.
  4. Diabetic adults as a percent of estimated adult medical patients of ages 18-75.
  5. Adjusted Quartile Rankings: Provides a health center's adjusted quartile ranking compared to health centers nationally for each of the clinical performance measures. Clinical performance for each measure is ranked from quartile 1 (highest 25% of reporting health center) to quartile 4 (lowest 25% of reporting health centers). Adjusted quartile ranking is not calculated when there are fewer than 30 patients in the universe count. To learn more about the Health Center Adjusted Quartile Ranking please refer to https://bphc.hrsa.gov/datareporting/reporting/ranking.html and for FAQ's please refer to https://bphc.hrsa.gov/datareporting/reporting/rankingfaq.html.
  6. Childhood Immunization Status: For detailed information on this measure please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms117v6
  7. Cervical Cancer Screening: Change to exclusion criteria: Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement period. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms124v6
  8. Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention: This measure had several updates in guidance and specification, including reporting on three populations. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms138v6
  9. Colorectal Cancer Screening: Change to the denominator exclusion in 2018 may affect 2016-2018 trends: Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year. Change in Numerator: Patients with one or more screenings for colorectal cancer. Appropriate screenings are defined by any one of the following criteria: FIT-DNA during the measurement period or the two years prior to the measurement period; CT Colonography during the measurement period or the four years prior to the measurement period. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms130v6
  10. Screening for Depression and Follow Up Plan: Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/ep/2018/cms002v7
  11. Use of Appropriate Medications for Asthma—this measure is no longer updated and has been removed from CMS programs: Please see: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2016/11/04/2016-25240/medicare-program-merit-based-incentive-payment-system-mips-and-alternative-payment-model-apm
  12. Controlling High Blood Pressure: Change to the denominator exclusion in 2018 may affect 2016-2018 trends: Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms122v6
  13. Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control: Change to the denominator exclusion in 2018 may affect 2016-2018 trends: Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms122v6
  14. Program conditions are based on non-compliance with Health Center Program requirements and are updated daily. The Health Center Progressive Action Conditions Library is available at https://bphc.hrsa.gov/programrequirements/conditions-library.html.  To learn more about the Health Center Program requirements, please visit https://bphc.hrsa.gov/programrequirements/compliancemanual/index.html

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