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OH-11 Data Details

OH-11 Increase the proportion of patients who receive oral health services at Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) each year

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
Uniform Data System (UDS); Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Primary Health Care (HRSA/BPHC)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
17.5 (2007)
Target
33.3
Target-Setting Method
Projection/trend analysis
Numerator
Number of patients of FQHCs that receive oral health services each year
Denominator
Number of patients that receive any health service (including oral health services) at FQHCs each year
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable
Methodology Notes

This is a measure to track the increase in access to oral health services in Federally Qualified Health Centers. This measure is tracked using the HRSA Uniform Data System. The Uniform Data System (UDS) tracks a variety of information, including patient demographics, services provided, staffing, clinical indicators, utilization rates, costs, and revenues. UDS data are collected from grantees and reported at the grantee, state, and national levels.

References

Additional resources about the objective.

  1. Health Resources and Services Administration. Uniform Data System. Available at: http://www.hrsa.gov/data-statistics/health-center-data/index.html