Table ODE: Other Data Elements

Louisiana Data

Tables 3A through 9E

34 Grantees

Line Measures Number of Physicians (1a) or Patients (1b) % of Total
1. Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use Disorder
1a. How many physicians, certified nurse practitioners and physician assistants, on-site or with whom the health center has contracts, have obtained a Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA) waiver to treat opioid use disorder with medications specifically approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for that indication? 36   
1b. How many patients received medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder from a physician, certified nurse practitioner, or physician assistant, with a DATA waiver working on behalf of the health center? 1,020  0.23% 

Line Measures Number of Health Centers % of Total
2. Did your organization use telehealth in order to provide remote clinical care service? (The term "telehealth" includes "telemedicine" services, but encompasses a broader scope of remote healthcare services. Telemedicine is specific to remote clinical services whereas telehealth may include remote nonclinical services, such as provider training, administrative meetings, and continuing medical education, in addition to clinical services.)    
a. Yes 10  29.41% 
b. No 24  70.59% 
2a1. Who did you use telehealth to communicate with? (Select all that apply)    
a. Patients at remote locations from your organization (e.g., home telehealth, satellite locations) 50.00% 
b. Specialists outside your organization (e.g., specialists at referral centers) 50.00% 
2a2. What telehealth technologies did you use? (Select all that apply)    
a. Realtime telehealth (e.g., video conference) 10  100.00% 
b. Store-and-forward telehealth (e.g., secure email with photos or videos of patient examinations) 0.00% 
c. Remote patient monitoring 10.00% 
d. Mobile Health (mHealth) 0.00% 
2a3. What primary telehealth services were used at your organization (Select all that apply)    
a. Primary Care 20.00% 
b. Oral Health 0.00% 
c. Behavioral Health: Mental Health 90.00% 
d. Behavioral Health: Substance Use Disorder 10.00% 
e. Dermatology 0.00% 
f. Chronic Conditions 0.00% 
g. Disaster Management 0.00% 
h. Consumer and Professional Health Education 10.00% 
i. Other 10.00% 
2b. If you did not have telehealth services, please comment why (Select all that apply)    
a. Have not considered/unfamiliar with telehealth service options 4.17% 
b. Lack of reimbursement for telehealth services 20.83% 
c. Inadequate broadband/telecommunication service (Select all that apply) 4.17% 
ci. Cost of Service 0.00% 
cii. Lack of Infrastructure 4.17% 
ciii. Other 0.00% 
d. Lack of funding for telehealth equipment 25.00% 
e. Lack of training for telehealth services 25.00% 
f. Not needed 8.33% 
g. Other 13  54.17% 

Line Measures Number of Assist4
3. Provide the number of all assists provided during the past year by all trained assisters (e.g., certified application counselor or equivalent) working on behalf of the health center (employees, contractors, or volunteers), regardless of the funding source that is supporting the assisters' activities. Outreach and enrollment assists are defined as customizable education sessions about affordable health insurance coverage options (one-on-one or small group) and any other assistance provided by a health center assister to facilitate enrollment. 50,993 

4 Assists do not count as visits on the UDS tables

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