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2013 Health Center Profile

North Country HealthCare, Inc.
Flagstaff, Arizona

  • Total Patients Served: 49,065

EHR installed at all sites and used by all providers PCMH Recognition as of Friday, October 24, 2014

  2011 2012 2013 2011 - 2013 Trend
%Change
Total Patients
Total Patients 47,756 49,102 49,065 2.7%
Age (% of total patients)        
Children (< 18 years old) 22.3% 22.6% 21.9% -1.4%
Adult (18 - 64) 65.8% 65.1% 65.2% -0.9%
Older Adults (age 65 and over) 12.0% 12.3% 12.9% 7.6%
Patients By Race & Ethnicity (% known)
White1 81.5% 81.5% 80.6% -1.0%
Racial and/or Ethnic Minority 27.8% 28.0% 28.9% 3.9%
Hispanic/Latino Ethnicity 14.4% 14.8% 15.1% 5.4%
Black/African American 1 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% -2.7%
Asian 1 0.8% 0.8% 0.8% -0.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1 12.0% 11.3% 11.5% -4.3%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander 1 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% -14.3%
More than one race 1 3.4% 4.0% 4.8% 43.9%
Language (% known)
Best Served in another language 2.2% 3.1% 3.1% 38.1%
  2011 2012 2013 2011 - 2013 Trend
% Change
Income Status (% of patients with known income)
Patients at or below 200% of poverty 88.5% 89.5% 89.3% 0.8%
Patients at or below 100% of poverty 65.9% 64.8% 64.1% -2.6%
Insurance Status (% of total patients)
Uninsured 19.2% 21.8% 23.1% 20.2%
Children Uninsured (age 0-17 years) - - 20.7% -
Medicaid/CHIP 2 31.3% 28.3% 28.0% -10.6%
Medicare 10.7% 10.5% 11.1% 4.3%
Other Third Party 38.9% 39.4% 37.8% -2.6%
Special Populations
Homeless 26 13 25 -3.8%
Agricultural Worker 61 61 50 -18.0%
Public Housing - - - -
School Based 54 187 467 764.8%
Veterans 13 17 153 1,076.9%
Gender of Patients by Age
Women's Data
Patients Under 15 Who are Female 15.3% 15.5% 15.1% -1.8%
Patients 15-64 Who are Female 72.6% 72.3% 72.1% -0.6%
Patients 65 and Over Who are Female 12.1% 12.2% 12.8% 5.3%
Men's Data
Patients Under 15 Who are Male 22.3% 22.3% 21.7% -3.1%
Patients 15-64 Who are Male 65.9% 65.2% 65.4% -0.9%
Patients 65 and Over Who are Male 11.7% 12.5% 13.0% 9.5%
Services (# of patients) 2011 2012 2013 2011 - 2013 Trend
%Change
Medical 46,170 45,472 47,129 2.1%
Dental 4,209 4,029 3,672 -12.8%
Mental Health 370 474 325 -12.2%
Substance Abuse 0 - 0
Vision 0 0 0
Enabling 16,401 12,692 15,999 -2.5%
  2011 2012 2013 2011 - 2013 Trend
%Change
Patients
Medical Conditions (% of patients with medical conditions)
Hypertension 3 14.6% 18.8% 17.8% 21.9%
Diabetes 4 8.0% 9.4% 10.0% 25.9%
Asthma 2.0% 5.0% 4.7% 134.9%
HIV 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 82.8%
Prenatal
Prenatal Patients 1,042 1,116 1,058 1.5%
Prenatal patients who delivered 631 564 572 -9.4%
  2011 2012 2013 2011 - 2013 Trend
%Change
Adjusted Quartile Ranking 8
2012 2013
Quality of Care Indicators/Health Outcomes
Perinatal Health
Access to Prenatal Care (First Prenatal Visit in 1st Trimester) 68.8% 68.8% 73.5% 6.9% 3 3
Low Birth Weight 11.0% 10.4% 8.0% -26.5% 4 3
Preventive Health Screening & Services
Cervical Cancer Screening 71.4% 70.0% 40.0% -44.0% 1 3
Adolescent Weight Screening and Follow Up 42.9% 35.7% 34.3% -20.0% 3 3
Adult Weight Screening and Follow Up 58.6% 45.7% 50.0% -14.6% 3 3
Tobacco Use Screening 70.2% 83.6% 86.9% 23.9% 3 4
Tobacco Cessation Counseling for Tobacco Users 29.7% 41.6% 54.7% 84.0% 3 3
Colorectal Cancer Screening - 22.9% 28.4% - 3 2
Childhood Immunization 5 12.9% 35.7% 62.9% - 2 4
Chronic Disease Management
Asthma Treatment (Appropriate Treatment Plan) 67.1% 88.6% 95.7% 42.6% 2 1
Cholesterol Treatment (Lipid Therapy for Coronary Artery Disease Patients) - 70.5% 42.6% - 3 4
Heart Attack/Stroke Treatment (Aspirin Therapy for Ischemic Vascular Disease Patients) - 54.6% 65.9% - 4 3
Blood Pressure Control (Hypertensive Patients with Blood Pressure < 140/90) 51.2% 56.1% 58.1% 13.5% 4 3
Diabetes Control (diabetic patients with HbA1c <= 9%) 63.1% 65.9% 65.7% 4.1% 3 3
  2011 2012 2013 2011 - 2013 Trend
%Change
Cost Data
Health Center Service Grant Expenditures $3,184,660 $3,619,872 $3,877,599 21.8%
Total Cost $29,927,636 $32,599,650 $33,770,936 12.8%
Total Cost Per Patient $626.68 $663.92 $688.29 9.8%
Program Conditions 9

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. Hypertensive adults as a percent of estimated adult medical patients of ages 18
  4. Diabetic adults as a percent of estimated adult medical patients of ages 18
  5. Measure was revised in 2011 and is not comparable to calendar year 2010 and prior.
  6. EHR installed at all sites and used by all providers
  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). To learn more about the Health Center Adjusted Quartile Ranking please refer to http://bphc.hrsa.gov/healthcenterdatastatistics/reporting/ranking.html and for FAQ’s please refer to http://bphc.hrsa.gov/healthcenterdatastatistics/reporting/rankingfaq.html.
  8. 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 http://www.bphc.hrsa.gov/about/requirements/index.html.