2014 Health Center Profile

BROWNSVILLE COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS

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Total Patients Served: 20,945

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  2012 2013 2014
Total Patients
Total Patients 20,326 20,650 20,945
Age (% of total patients)
Children (< 18 years old) 27.3% 28.2% 29.9%
Adult (18 - 64) 62.4% 60.5% 58.5%
Older Adults (age 65 and over) 10.4% 11.4% 11.6%
Patients By Race & Ethnicity (% known)
Non-Hispanic White1 69.8% 76.9% 77.7%
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority 98.9% 98.6% 98.3%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity 98.4% 98.2% 97.9%
Black/African American 1 7.5% 4.2% 7.6%
Asian 1 22.3% 8.9% 13.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1 - 10.0% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander 1 0.3% 0.0% 0.9%
More than one race 1 0.0% 0.0% -
Language (% known)
Best Served in another language 97.0% 96.3% 95.0%
  2012 2013 2014
Income Status (% of patients with known income)
Patients at or below 200% of poverty 95.1% 95.1% 95.2%
Patients at or below 100% of poverty 78.4% 78.4% 78.8%
Insurance Status (% of total patients)
Uninsured 70.0% 71.8% 64.3%
Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) - 83.4% 79.9%
Medicaid/CHIP 2 7.8% 7.3% 7.6%
Medicare 8.0% 7.8% 8.1%
Other Third Party 14.2% 13.1% 20.1%
Special Populations
Homeless 0.6% 0.8% 6.6%
Agricultural Worker 3.1% 2.5% 2.5%
Public Housing3 - - 0.0%
School Based 8.1% 9.5% 12.6%
Veterans 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Gender of Patients by Age
Women's Data (% of total women)
Women's Health (ages 15-44) 42.0% 41.3% 41.1%
Patients Under 15 Who are Female 17.3% 16.8% 17.9%
Patients 15-64 Who are Female 72.3% 71.8% 70.7%
Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 10.4% 11.3% 11.4%
Men's Data (% of total men)
Men's Health (ages 15-44) 34.8% 32.8% 33.1%
Patients Under 15 Who are Male 28.7% 30.2% 30.9%
Patients 15-64 Who are Male 61.0% 58.3% 57.1%
Patients 65 and Over Who are Male 10.3% 11.4% 12.0%
Services (% of patients) 2012 2013 2014
Medical 93.5% 79.1% 77.7%
Dental 16.6% 15.2% 17.2%
Mental Health 1.3% 1.1% 1.1%
Substance Abuse - 0.0% -
Vision - 0.0% -
Enabling 24.3% 24.3% 20.8%
  2012 2013 2014
Patients
Medical Conditions (% of patients with medical conditions)
Hypertension 4 41.5% 30.4% 23.0%
Diabetes 5 24.7% 27.2% 26.5%
Asthma 1.8% 2.2% 2.1%
HIV 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Prenatal
Prenatal Patients6 578 568 418
Prenatal Patients who Delivered 428 362 364
  2012 2013 2014 Adjusted Quartile Ranking 7
2013 2014
Quality of Care Measures
Perinatal Health
Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 55.5% 59.9% 54.3% 3 4
Low Birth Weight 6.1% 5.0% 5.7% 1 2
Preventive Health Screening & Services
Cervical Cancer Screening 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 1 1
Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents 70.0% 78.6% 95.7% 1 1
Adult Weight Screening and Follow Up 85.7% 88.6% 95.7% 1 1
Adults Screened for Tobacco Use and Receiving Cessation Intervention - - 100.0% - 1
Colorectal Cancer Screening 60.0% 61.4% 51.4% 1 1
Childhood Immunization 8 - 88.6% 84.3% 1 2
Depression Screening - - 71.4% - 1
Chronic Disease Management
Asthma Treatment (Appropriate Treatment Plan) 95.7% 92.9% 92.9% 2 2
Cholesterol Treatment (Lipid Therapy for Coronary Artery Disease Patients) 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 1 1
Heart Attack/Stroke Treatment (Aspirin Therapy for Ischemic Vascular Disease Patients) 97.1% 92.9% 100.0% 1 1
Blood Pressure Control (Hypertensive Patients with Blood Pressure < 140/90) 80.0% 85.7% 84.3% 1 1
Diabetes Control (diabetic patients with HbA1c <= 9%) 75.7% 74.3% 78.6% 1 1
HIV Linkage to Care - - 100.0% - -
  2012 2013 2014
Cost Data
Health Center Service Grant Expenditures $5,974,736 $5,820,851 $6,406,952
Total Cost $13,884,754 $14,080,259 $15,015,173
Total Cost Per Patient $683.10 $681.85 $716.89
Program Conditions 10

There are no conditions for this grantee

Data are rounded to the first decimal place
'-' - Data Cannot be Calculated

% Change: The change in a variable from one year to another expressed as a percent. For example for 2010 - 2012, the formula used to calculate percent change would be: %Change = ((Value 2012 - Value 2010) / Value 2010) X 100

  1. Includes Hispanic/Latino and Non-Hispanic/Latino.
  2. Includes Medicaid, Medicaid CHIP, and Other Public Insurance CHIP.
  3. Measure revised in 2014 UDS to include patients served in health centers with and without Public Housing Primary Care funding.
  4. Hypertensive adults as a percent of estimated adult medical patients of ages 18-85.
  5. Diabetic adults as a percent of estimated adult medical patients of ages 18-75.
  6. All health centers who provide prenatal care directly or by referral are included in the prenatal care calculations, effective 2014.
  7. 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.
  8. The Childhood Immunizations measure was revised in 2013 and is not comparable to prior years.
  9. Measure changed in 2015 to address uncontrolled diabetes for patients with Hba1c > 9.
  10. Program conditions are based on non-compliance with Health Center Program requirements and are updated daily. To learn more about the Health Center Program requirements, please visit https://www.bphc.hrsa.gov/about/requirements/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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