2018 SOUTHWEST COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER Health Center Program Awardee Data

BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT

3-year project period; end date 1/31/2021

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Total Patients: 26,668

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UDS Data Comparisons

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

  2016 2017 2018
Total Patients 22,432 22,932 26,668
Age (% of total patients)
Percentage of Children (< 18 years old) 29.77% 29.77% 31.12%
Number of Children (< 18 years old) 6,677 6,826 8,300
Percentage of Adults (18 to 64) 63.56% 62.87% 61.18%
Number of Adults (18 to 64) 14,257 14,418 16,315
Percentage of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 6.68% 7.36% 7.70%
Number of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 1,498 1,688 2,053
Patients By Race & Ethnicity (% known)
Percentage of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 87.12% 87.00% 88.35%
Number of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 19,107 19,648 22,972
Percentage of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 42.58% 42.35% 44.67%
Number of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 9,435 9,650 11,793
Percentage of Non-Hispanic White Patients 13.18% 13.37% 12.60%
Number of Non-Hispanic White Patients 2,825 2,936 3,028
Percentage of Asian Patients 1 4.04% 3.90% 4.11%
Number of Asian Patients1 865 856 987
Percentage of Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 2.24% 1.76% 1.76%
Number of Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 479 387 422
Percentage of Black/African American Patients1 42.47% 41.64% 42.51%
Number of Black/African American1 9,100 9,145 10,214
Percentage of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients 1 3.70% 3.57% 2.16%
Number of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients1 792 785 518
Percentage of Patients with More than one race 1 3.64% 5.35% 5.23%
Number of Patients with More than one race 1 780 1,175 1,256
Total Patients with Known Race Ethnicity (Denominator) 21,428 21,960 24,026
Total Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients (Denominator) 21,932 22,584 26,000
Total Hispanic/Latino & Non-Hispanic Latino Patients (Denominator for Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity) 22,158 22,788 26,398
Language (% known)
Percentage of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 12.99% 14.00% 15.94%
Number of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 2,914 3,211 4,252
  2016 2017 2018
Income Status (% of patients with known income)
Total Patients with Known Income (Denominator) 17,321 18,402 23,178
Percentage of Patients at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Guideline 94.76% 95.08% 95.36%
Number of Patients at or below 200% of Poverty 16,414 17,497 22,102
Percentage of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 70.92% 70.86% 71.94%
Number of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 12,284 13,040 16,674
Insurance Status (% of total patients)
Percentage of Uninsured Patients 21.46% 21.72% 24.32%
Number of Uninsured Patients 4,815 4,980 6,485
Percentage of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 16.28% 18.74% 17.77%
Number of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 1,087 1,279 1,475
Percentage of Medicaid/CHIP Patients2 60.77% 60.19% 58.44%
Number of Medicaid/CHIP Patients 2 13,632 13,802 15,586
Percentage of Medicare Patients 7.52% 7.74% 7.56%
Number of Medicare Patients 1,687 1,775 2,017
Percentage of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients 6.45% 6.66% 6.33%
Number of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients (included in above) 1,447 1,527 1,689
Percentage of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 10.24% 10.36% 9.67%
Number of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 2,298 2,375 2,580
Total Insurance Source Patients (Denominator) 22,432 22,932 26,668
Total Insurance Source Patients Aged 0 - 17 (Denominator) 6,677 6,826 8,300
Special Populations
Percentage of Homeless Patients 8.22% 8.58% 7.88%
Number of Homeless Patients 1,844 1,967 2,102
Percentage of Agricultural Worker Patients 0.07% 0.06% 0.05%
Number of Agricultural Worker Patients 16 14 14
Percentage of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site 0.00% 57.86% 54.20%
Number of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site 0 13,269 14,455
Percentage of School-Based Health Center Patients 10.52% 11.25% 9.69%
Number of School-Based Health Center Patients 2,360 2,580 2,585
Percentage of Veterans Patients 0.95% 1.00% 0.94%
Number of Veteran Patients 214 230 251
Gender of Patients by Age (% Female)
Percentage of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 46.87% 46.94% 46.24%
Number of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 5,773 5,974 7,020
Percentage of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 21.16% 20.95% 22.04%
Number of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 2,606 2,666 3,346
Percentage of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 71.54% 70.91% 69.68%
Number of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 8,812 9,024 10,579
Percentage of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 7.30% 8.14% 8.29%
Number of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 899 1,036 1,258
Total Female Patients (Denominator) 12,317 12,726 15,183
Services (% of patients) 2016 2017 2018
Percentage of Medical Patients 79.32% 79.16% 83.06%
Number of Medical Patients 17,792 18,154 22,151
Percentage of Dental Patients 32.09% 32.63% 28.06%
Number of Dental Patients 7,199 7,483 7,483
Percentage of Mental Health Patients 13.06% 13.00% 11.50%
Number of Mental Health Patients 2,929 2,982 3,067
Percentage of Substance Use Disorder Patients 6.22% 5.56% 5.32%
Number of Substance Use Disorder Patients 1,395 1,274 1,418
Percentage of Vision Patients 0.35% 0.36% -
Number of Vision Patients 78 82 -
Percentage of Enabling Patients 6.50% 15.86% 22.95%
Number of Enabling Services Patients 1,458 3,637 6,121
Total Patients (Denominator) 22,432 22,932 26,668
  2016 2017 201811
Patients
Medical Conditions (% of Patients with Medical Conditions)
Percentage of Hypertension Patients3 26.04% 30.01% 28.81%
Number of Hypertension Patients3 3,233 3,797 4,362
Percentage of Diabetes Patients4 15.77% 18.19% 17.33%
Number of Diabetes Patients4 1,911 2,242 2,541
Percentage of Asthma Patients 8.69% 8.85% 7.16%
Number of Asthma Patients 1,546 1,606 1,587
Percentage of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 2.45% 2.56% 2.18%
Number of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 436 464 483
Prenatal
Number of Prenatal Patients 383 394 606
Number of Prenatal Patients who Delivered 174 219 271
  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) 82.51% 84.01% 84.49% - 1
Number of Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 316 331 512 - -
Percentage of Newborns with Low and Very Low Birth Weight 8.57% 6.39% 6.57% - 2
Number of Newborns with Low Birth Weight 15 14 18 - -
Preventive Health Screening & Services
Percentage of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer7 30.89% 52.51% 52.61% - 3
Number of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer7 1,653 3,032 3,709 - -
Percentage of Children Age 3-17 for Weight Screening and Counseling on Nutrition and Physical Activity 91.01% 90.13% 93.22% - 1
Number of Children Age 3-17 with Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity 4,533 4,283 5,502 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 90.07% 90.69% 93.18% - 1
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 10,504 10,474 12,824 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling8 87.02% 90.61% 91.65% - 2
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling8 7,930 9,018 10,268 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer9 37.14% 32.75% 30.46% - 3
Number of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer9 1,381 1,299 1,463 - -
Percentage of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 6 72.73% 68.40% 65.80% - 1
Number of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 6 208 145 229 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 10 74.58% 64.81% 80.41% - 2
Number of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 10 8,837 7,428 11,008 - -
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 22.22% 21.43% 32.39% - 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 20 21 46 - -
Chronic Disease Management
Percentage of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention 91.72% 97.09% 91.86% - 2
Number of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention 399 433 598 - -
Percentage of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 87.74% 88.03% 81.76% - 3
Number of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 186 103 130 - -
Percentage of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 82.78% 87.12% 86.93% - 2
Number of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 173 203 246 - -
Percentage of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg)12 57.69% 60.63% 59.12% - 3
Number of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg) 12 1,865 2,302 2,579 - -
Percentage of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year13 25.01% 24.75% 29.79% - 2
Number of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year 13 478 555 757 - -
Percentage of Patients Who were Newly Diagnosed HIV and Received Follow-up Treatment 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% - -
Number of HIV Patients Who were Newly Diagnosed HIV and Received Follow-up Treatment 4 15 10 - -
  2016 2017 2018
Cost Data
Health Center Service Grant Expenditures $3,482,549 $3,816,203 $3,378,512
Total Accrued Costs (Excluding Donations) $22,818,892 $23,824,714 $26,751,689
Total Accrued Cost per Total Patient $1,017.25 $1,038.93 $1,003.14
Program Conditions 14

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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

*Note: Health center profile data are aggregated to the health center parent organizational level, which may be comprised of multiple service delivery sites.

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