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HRSA Health Resources & Services Administration

Table ODE: Other Data Elements

National Data

1,385 Awardees

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? 7,095
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? 142,919 0.48%
Measures Number of Health centers % of Total
2. Did your organization use telemedicine to provide remote clinical care services? (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 non-clinical services, such as provider training, administrative meetings, and continuing medical education, in addition to clinical services.)
a. Yes 592 42.74%
b. No 793 57.26%
2a1. Who did you use telemedicine to communicate with? (Select all that apply)
a. Patients at remote locations from your organization (e.g., home telehealth, satellite locations) 357 60.30%
b. Specialists outside your organization (e.g., specialists at referral centers) 330 55.74%
2a2. What telehealth technologies did you use? (Select all that apply)
a. Real-time telehealth (e.g., live videoconferencing) 533 90.03%
b. Store-and-forward telehealth (e.g., secure email with photos or videos of patient examinations) 130 21.96%
c. Remote patient monitoring 27 4.56%
d. Mobile Health (mHealth) 22 3.72%
2a3. What primary telemedicine services were used at your organization? (Select all that apply)
a. Primary Care 165 27.87%
b. Oral Health 35 5.91%
c. Behavioral Health: Mental Health 446 75.34%
d. Behavioral Health: Substance Use Disorder 192 32.43%
e. Dermatology 61 10.30%
f. Chronic Conditions 111 18.75%
g. Disaster Management 10 1.69%
h. Consumer health education 28 4.73%
i. Provider to provider consultation 89 15.03%
j. Radiology 28 4.73%
k. Nutrition and dietary counseling 52 8.78%
l. Other 89 15.03%
2b. If you did not have telemedicine services, please comment why (Select all that apply)
a. Have not considered/unfamiliar with telehealth service options 71 8.95%
b. Policy barriers (Select all that apply) 170 21.44%
bi. Lack of or limited reimbursement 151 19.04%
bii. Credentialing, licensing, or privileging 52 6.56%
biii. Privacy and security 44 5.55%
biv. Other 17 2.14%
c. Inadequate broadband/telecommunication service (Select all that apply) 95 11.98%
ci. Cost of Service 40 5.04%
cii. Lack of Infrastructure 82 10.34%
ciii. Other 7 0.88%
d. Lack of funding for telehealth equipment 230 29.00%
e. Lack of training for telehealth services 181 22.82%
f. Not needed 111 14.00%
g. Other 291 36.70%
Line Measures Number of Assist 4
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. 104,934,254

Footnotes

4 Assists do not count as visits on the UDS tables