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.
Number of patients of FQHCs that receive oral health services each year
Number of patients that receive any health service (including oral health services) at FQHCs each year
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.
Additional resources about the objective
- Health Resources and Services Administration. Uniform Data System.