2018 NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY HEALTH, INC. Health Center Program Awardee Data

SALEM, MASSACHUSETTS

3-year project period; end date 3/31/2022

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Total Patients: 12,998

PCMH Recognition as of Tuesday, March 31, 2020

UDS Data Comparisons

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  2016 2017 2018
Total Patients 13,157 13,021 12,998
Age (% of total patients)
Percentage of Children (< 18 years old) 11.06% 12.56% 13.60%
Number of Children (< 18 years old) 1,455 1,636 1,768
Percentage of Adults (18 to 64) 76.97% 74.80% 73.52%
Number of Adults (18 to 64) 10,127 9,740 9,556
Percentage of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 11.97% 12.63% 12.88%
Number of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 1,575 1,645 1,674
Patients By Race & Ethnicity (% known)
Percentage of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 42.25% 42.64% 42.95%
Number of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 5,330 5,370 5,290
Percentage of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 33.58% 33.40% 34.16%
Number of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 4,313 4,256 4,307
Percentage of Non-Hispanic White Patients 58.48% 57.87% 58.96%
Number of Non-Hispanic White Patients 7,285 7,225 7,026
Percentage of Asian Patients 1 1.94% 2.15% 2.27%
Number of Asian Patients1 242 268 270
Percentage of Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 0.02% 0.02% 0.06%
Number of Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 3 3 7
Percentage of Black/African American Patients1 5.51% 5.86% 6.21%
Number of Black/African American1 687 732 740
Percentage of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients 1 0.29% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients1 36 27 27
Percentage of Patients with More than one race 1 3.60% 3.80% 0.39%
Number of Patients with More than one race 1 448 474 47
Total Patients with Known Race Ethnicity (Denominator) 12,458 12,485 11,917
Total Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients (Denominator) 12,615 12,595 12,316
Total Hispanic/Latino & Non-Hispanic Latino Patients (Denominator for Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity) 12,845 12,744 12,610
Language (% known)
Percentage of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 40.81% 40.80% 42.04%
Number of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 5,369 5,312 5,464
  2016 2017 2018
Income Status (% of patients with known income)
Total Patients with Known Income (Denominator) 1,870 4,142 5,849
Percentage of Patients at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Guideline 94.28% 90.49% 91.13%
Number of Patients at or below 200% of Poverty 1,763 3,748 5,330
Percentage of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 75.99% 58.18% 54.68%
Number of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 1,421 2,410 3,198
Insurance Status (% of total patients)
Percentage of Uninsured Patients 16.50% 29.34% 28.63%
Number of Uninsured Patients 2,171 3,820 3,721
Percentage of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 11.62% 15.89% 11.88%
Number of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 169 260 210
Percentage of Medicaid/CHIP Patients2 39.61% 26.47% 49.42%
Number of Medicaid/CHIP Patients 2 5,212 3,447 6,424
Percentage of Medicare Patients 8.70% 8.76% 8.97%
Number of Medicare Patients 1,145 1,140 1,166
Percentage of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients 4.74% 7.84% 8.14%
Number of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients (included in above) 623 1,021 1,058
Percentage of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 35.18% 35.44% 12.98%
Number of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 4,629 4,614 1,687
Total Insurance Source Patients (Denominator) 13,157 13,021 12,998
Total Insurance Source Patients Aged 0 - 17 (Denominator) 1,455 1,636 1,768
Special Populations
Percentage of Homeless Patients 0.59% 1.16% 1.68%
Number of Homeless Patients 77 151 218
Percentage of Agricultural Worker Patients 0.02% 0.02% 0.00%
Number of Agricultural Worker Patients 2 2 0
Percentage of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site 0.05% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site 7 13,021 12,998
Percentage of School-Based Health Center Patients 5.12% 6.60% 6.25%
Number of School-Based Health Center Patients 674 860 812
Percentage of Veterans Patients 0.93% 1.01% 0.96%
Number of Veteran Patients 123 131 125
Gender of Patients by Age (% Female)
Percentage of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 49.94% 49.47% 48.80%
Number of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 3,602 3,609 3,547
Percentage of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 5.32% 6.25% 7.76%
Number of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 384 456 564
Percentage of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 81.94% 80.24% 78.85%
Number of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 5,910 5,854 5,731
Percentage of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 12.74% 13.51% 13.39%
Number of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 919 986 973
Total Female Patients (Denominator) 7,213 7,296 7,268
Services (% of patients) 2016 2017 2018
Percentage of Medical Patients 79.70% 79.47% 77.84%
Number of Medical Patients 10,486 10,348 10,117
Percentage of Dental Patients 34.39% 34.13% 37.10%
Number of Dental Patients 4,525 4,444 4,822
Percentage of Mental Health Patients 6.32% 6.91% 7.28%
Number of Mental Health Patients 831 900 946
Percentage of Substance Use Disorder Patients 3.19% 3.35% 3.13%
Number of Substance Use Disorder Patients 420 436 407
Percentage of Vision Patients 0.00% - 0.00%
Number of Vision Patients 0 - 0
Percentage of Enabling Patients 0.36% 0.95% 0.00%
Number of Enabling Services Patients 47 124 0
Total Patients (Denominator) 13,157 13,021 12,998
  2016 2017 201811
Patients
Medical Conditions (% of Patients with Medical Conditions)
Percentage of Hypertension Patients3 24.85% 26.14% 27.82%
Number of Hypertension Patients3 2,298 2,341 2,409
Percentage of Diabetes Patients4 12.46% 12.97% 13.53%
Number of Diabetes Patients4 1,113 1,121 1,128
Percentage of Asthma Patients 3.81% 3.60% 4.27%
Number of Asthma Patients 399 373 432
Percentage of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 0.25% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 26 21 25
Prenatal
Number of Prenatal Patients 25 42 179
Number of Prenatal Patients who Delivered 1 30 78
  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) 96.00% 80.95% 49.72% - 4
Number of Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 24 34 89 - -
Percentage of Newborns with Low and Very Low Birth Weight 0.00% 3.33% 26.92% - 4
Number of Newborns with Low Birth Weight 0 1 21 - -
Preventive Health Screening & Services
Percentage of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer7 48.57% 49.11% 61.33% - 1
Number of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer7 1,938 1,763 2,111 - -
Percentage of Children Age 3-17 for Weight Screening and Counseling on Nutrition and Physical Activity 74.29% 42.86% 45.71% - 4
Number of Children Age 3-17 with Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity 810 473 516 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 61.43% 61.43% 60.00% - 3
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 5,634 5,417 5,117 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling8 91.43% 84.29% 90.00% - 2
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling8 6,149 5,471 5,738 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer9 37.14% 44.92% 46.79% - 2
Number of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer9 1,172 1,398 1,452 - -
Percentage of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 6 26.32% 10.71% 12.50% - -
Number of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 6 10 3 3 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 10 62.86% 37.14% 45.71% - 4
Number of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 10 6,304 2,806 3,325 - -
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 40.00% 23.40% 90.00% - -
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 2 11 9 - -
Chronic Disease Management
Percentage of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention 98.57% 93.75% 89.11% - 2
Number of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention 82 60 90 - -
Percentage of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 90.00% 96.39% 97.06% - 1
Number of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 233 80 66 - -
Percentage of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 98.57% 84.04% 81.48% - 3
Number of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 336 179 198 - -
Percentage of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg)12 61.01% 61.38% 62.39% - 3
Number of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg) 12 1,402 1,437 1,503 - -
Percentage of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year13 35.31% 35.24% 31.74% - 3
Number of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year 13 393 395 358 - -
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 3 2 4 - -
  2016 2017 2018
Cost Data
Health Center Service Grant Expenditures $3,587,251 $3,380,114 $3,214,171
Total Accrued Costs (Excluding Donations) $13,246,519 $13,688,807 $15,725,096
Total Accrued Cost per Total Patient $1,006.80 $1,051.29 $1,209.81
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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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