2018 St. Thomas Community Health Center, Inc. Health Center Program Awardee Data

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA

3-year project period; end date 2/28/2022

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Total Patients: 25,095

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UDS Data Comparisons

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  2016 2017 2018
Total Patients 19,198 22,451 25,095
Age (% of total patients)
Percentage of Children (< 18 years old) 16.42% 16.81% 14.70%
Number of Children (< 18 years old) 3,153 3,775 3,689
Percentage of Adults (18 to 64) 78.19% 77.11% 78.93%
Number of Adults (18 to 64) 15,011 17,313 19,807
Percentage of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 5.39% 6.07% 6.37%
Number of Older Adults (Age 65 and over) 1,034 1,363 1,599
Patients By Race & Ethnicity (% known)
Percentage of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 85.57% 84.22% 83.08%
Number of Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients 16,180 18,586 20,490
Percentage of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 9.06% 9.09% 9.12%
Number of Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity Patients 1,735 2,035 2,281
Percentage of Non-Hispanic White Patients 15.05% 16.62% 17.86%
Number of Non-Hispanic White Patients 2,729 3,482 4,174
Percentage of Asian Patients 1 1.16% 1.17% 1.14%
Number of Asian Patients1 210 246 267
Percentage of Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 0.02% 0.00% 0.00%
Number of Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Patients 1 3 1 1
Percentage of Black/African American Patients1 79.01% 78.35% 77.19%
Number of Black/African American1 14,323 16,415 18,036
Percentage of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients 1 0.14% 0.07% 0.12%
Number of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients1 26 15 27
Percentage of Patients with More than one race 1 0.53% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of Patients with More than one race 1 96 116 129
Total Patients with Known Race Ethnicity (Denominator) 18,127 20,951 23,366
Total Racial and/or Ethnic Minority Patients (Denominator) 18,909 22,068 24,664
Total Hispanic/Latino & Non-Hispanic Latino Patients (Denominator for Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity) 19,156 22,385 25,022
Language (% known)
Percentage of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 3.99% 3.91% 4.20%
Number of Patients Best Served in a Language Other Than English 766 877 1,054
  2016 2017 2018
Income Status (% of patients with known income)
Total Patients with Known Income (Denominator) 9,332 9,502 10,033
Percentage of Patients at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Guideline 94.92% 94.21% 93.79%
Number of Patients at or below 200% of Poverty 8,858 8,952 9,410
Percentage of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 69.17% 66.94% 66.00%
Number of Patients at or below 100% of Poverty 6,455 6,361 6,622
Insurance Status (% of total patients)
Percentage of Uninsured Patients 18.70% 16.38% 17.05%
Number of Uninsured Patients 3,590 3,678 4,278
Percentage of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 10.05% 10.46% 9.98%
Number of Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) 317 395 368
Percentage of Medicaid/CHIP Patients2 55.62% 59.77% 59.30%
Number of Medicaid/CHIP Patients 2 10,677 13,418 14,882
Percentage of Medicare Patients 8.11% 8.96% 9.36%
Number of Medicare Patients 1,556 2,011 2,350
Percentage of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients 4.70% 5.27% 5.57%
Number of Dually Eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) Patients (included in above) 903 1,183 1,399
Percentage of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 17.58% 14.89% 14.29%
Number of Patients with Other Third Party Payer 3,375 3,344 3,585
Total Insurance Source Patients (Denominator) 19,198 22,451 25,095
Total Insurance Source Patients Aged 0 - 17 (Denominator) 3,153 3,775 3,689
Special Populations
Percentage of Homeless Patients 2.60% 2.91% 2.55%
Number of Homeless Patients 499 653 640
Percentage of Agricultural Worker Patients 0.00% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of Agricultural Worker Patients 0 110 104
Percentage of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site - 0.00% 76.94%
Number of Patients Served at a Health Center Located In or Immediately Accessible to a Public Housing Site - 0 19,307
Percentage of School-Based Health Center Patients 17.01% 19.30% 11.44%
Number of School-Based Health Center Patients 3,265 4,334 2,872
Percentage of Veterans Patients 0.14% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of Veteran Patients 27 23 27
Gender of Patients by Age (% Female)
Percentage of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 55.20% 54.75% 55.92%
Number of Female Patients (ages 15-44) 6,956 7,845 8,959
Percentage of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 9.19% 9.70% 8.47%
Number of Patients Under 15 Who are Female 1,158 1,390 1,357
Percentage of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 85.49% 84.45% 85.27%
Number of Patients 15-64 Who are Female 10,773 12,101 13,661
Percentage of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 5.32% 5.85% 6.25%
Number of Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 671 838 1,002
Total Female Patients (Denominator) 12,602 14,329 16,020
Services (% of patients) 2016 2017 2018
Percentage of Medical Patients 93.92% 94.06% 94.81%
Number of Medical Patients 18,030 21,117 23,793
Percentage of Dental Patients - - -
Number of Dental Patients - - -
Percentage of Mental Health Patients 3.41% 6.42% 7.39%
Number of Mental Health Patients 655 1,441 1,855
Percentage of Substance Use Disorder Patients - 0.07% 0.00%
Number of Substance Use Disorder Patients - 15 0
Percentage of Vision Patients 10.03% 8.09% 7.89%
Number of Vision Patients 1,925 1,817 1,980
Percentage of Enabling Patients 9.29% 9.85% 29.91%
Number of Enabling Services Patients 1,784 2,211 7,506
Total Patients (Denominator) 19,198 22,451 25,095
  2016 2017 201811
Patients
Medical Conditions (% of Patients with Medical Conditions)
Percentage of Hypertension Patients4 26.92% 26.30% 29.59%
Number of Hypertension Patients4 4,043 4,608 5,989
Percentage of Diabetes Patients5 12.20% 12.69% 12.79%
Number of Diabetes Patients5 1,814 2,194 2,555
Percentage of Asthma Patients 4.91% 4.53% 4.55%
Number of Asthma Patients 885 957 1,083
Percentage of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 0.43% 0.58% 0.63%
Number of Symptomatic/Asymptomatic HIV Patients 78 123 150
Prenatal
Number of Prenatal Patients 6 320 308 294
Number of Prenatal Patients who Delivered 147 131 171
  2016 2017 2018 Adjusted Quartile Ranking 7
2017 2018
Quality of Care Measures
Perinatal Health
Percentage of Prenatal Patients with Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 87.81% 83.44% 78.91% - 2
Number of Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 281 257 232 - -
Percentage of Newborns with Low and Very Low Birth Weight 18.31% 16.13% 11.98% - 4
Number of Newborns with Low Birth Weight 26 20 20 - -
Preventive Health Screening & Services
Percentage of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer12 52.54% 49.48% 45.29% - 3
Number of Patients Screened for Cervical Cancer12 3,895 3,987 4,280 - -
Percentage of Children Age 3-17 for Weight Screening and Counseling on Nutrition and Physical Activity 67.33% 27.70% 60.02% - 3
Number of Children Age 3-17 with Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity 1,591 775 1,671 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 53.07% 65.18% 72.03% - 2
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older with Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up 7,467 10,926 14,087 - -
Percentage of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling13 75.43% 84.01% 87.93% - 3
Number of Adult Medical Patients Age 18 and Older Screened for Tobacco Use and Received Cessation Counseling 10,760 9,136 11,363 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer14 32.92% 24.22% 34.25% - 3
Number of Patients Screened for Colorectal Cancer 1,558 1,388 2,269 - -
Percentage of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 8 42.07% 41.82% 42.68% - 2
Number of Children 2 Years of Age Who Received Age Appropriate Vaccines by Their 2nd Birthday 8 69 69 67 - -
Percentage of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 15 94.42% 19.56% 49.47% - 4
Number of Patients Screened for Clinical Depression and if Positive had a Follow-Up Plan Documented 15 14,610 3,559 10,100 - -
Percentage of Children 6 through 9 Years of Age at Moderate to High Risk of Caries Who Received a Sealant on a First Permanent Molar16 - - - - -
Number of Children 6 through 9 Years of Age at Moderate to High Risk of Caries Who Received a Sealant on a First Permanent Molar16 - - - - -
Chronic Disease Management
Percentage of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention17 89.32% 49.84% 61.64% - 4
Number of Persistent Asthmatic Patients Treated with Appropriate Pharmacological Intervention17 410 306 360 - -
Percentage of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 75.00% 82.23% 87.41% - 2
Number of Patients Aged 18 and Older Diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and Prescribed a Lipid Lowering Therapy 174 361 243 - -
Percentage of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 74.32% 76.31% 82.26% - 3
Number of Patients Age 18 and Older Diagnosed with Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic 217 380 524 - -
Percentage of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg)18 57.53% 54.67% 45.33% - 4
Number of Patients with Hypertension (HTN) Whose Blood Pressure (BP) was Controlled (< 140/90 mmHg) 18 2,326 2,519 2,715 - -
Percentage of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year19 38.31% 36.65% 36.01% - 3
Number of Diabetic Patients with Poorly Controlled Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c > 9%) or No Test During Year 19 695 804 920 - -
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 36 55 25 - -
  2016 2017 2018
Cost Data
Health Center Service Grant Expenditures $1,624,628 $1,820,560 $1,867,679
Total Accrued Costs (Excluding Donations) $14,503,397 $17,775,638 $18,982,682
Total Accrued Cost per Total Patient $755.46 $791.75 $756.43
Program Conditions 10

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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. 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. Childhood Immunization Status: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Children 2 years of age (previously 3 years of age). Change to the exclusions criteria: No longer permits exclusion of patients not seen ever prior to turning 2. Change to the numerator: Adds 1 Hepatitis A (Hep A), 2 or 3 rotavirus (RV), and 2 influenza (flu) vaccines. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms117v5
  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://bphc.hrsa.gov/programrequirements/compliancemanual/index.html.
  11. Effective with calendar year 2016 reporting, clinical quality measures (CQMs) were changed to align with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ electronic specified clinical quality measures (eCQMs) and therefore caution should be used for trends between 2015 and 2016 UDS CQMs. Health centers are encouraged to review the year over year differences before using for comparisons.
  12. Cervical Cancer Screening: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Women age 23 through 64 years (previously age 24 through 64 years). Change to the numerator: No longer includes concurrent human papillomavirus (HPV) and Pap test for those ages 30 and older. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms124v5
  13. Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Includes patients seen twice for medical care or at least once for a preventive visit. Change to the exclusions criteria: Documentation of medical reason(s) for not screening for tobacco use (e.g., limited life expectancy, other medical reason). Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms138v5
  14. Colorectal Cancer Screening: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Patients age 50 through 75 (previously 51 through 74). Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms130v5
  15. Screening for Depression and Follow Up Plan: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Do not include patients who refuse to participate, urgent or emergent situations, or if the patient's functional capacity or motivation to improve impacts the accuracy of results. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms002v6
  16. The Dental Sealants Screening measure was introduced in 2015 and is not comparable to prior years.
  17. Use of Appropriate Medications for Asthma: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Patients age 5 through 64 years (previously age 5 through 40 years), eligibility not limited to individuals with 2 medical visits ever. Change to the exclusions criteria: Patients with emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic fibrosis, or acute respiratory failure during or prior to the measurement period, patients with allergic reactions to asthma medications are no longer excluded from the measure denominator. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms126v5
  18. Controlling High Blood Pressure: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Age 18 through 85 years (previously age 18 through 84 years), eligibility no longer limited to patients with at least 2 medical visits during the measurement, must be essential diagnosis. Change to the exclusions criteria: Exclude patients with dialysis or renal transplant before or during the measurement period and chronic kidney disease, Stage 5 (in addition to evidence of end state renal disease), and patients with a diagnosis of pregnancy during the measurement period year. Please see: https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms165v5
  19. Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control: Change to the denominator in 2016 may affect 2015-2017 trends: Age 18 through 75 years (previously age 18 through 74), eligibility no longer limited to patients with at least 2 medical visits during the measurement year. Please see https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/measures/cms122v5

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