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Table 7: Health Outcomes and Disparities

Massachusetts Data

38 Awardees

Section A: Deliveries and Birth Weight

Line Description Total (i)
0. HIV-Positive Pregnant Women 75
2. Deliveries Performed by Health Center’s Providers 3,168
Line Race and Ethnicity Prenatal Care Patients Who Delivered During the Year(1a) Live Births: < 1500 grams(1b) Live Births: 1500-2499 grams(1c) Live Births: >= 2500 grams(1d) % Low and Very Low Birth Weight
Hispanic/Latino
1a. Asian - Hispanic/Latino 2 0 0 2 0.00%
1b1. Native Hawaiian - Hispanic/Latino 1 0 0 1 0.00%
1b2. Other Pacific Islander - Hispanic/Latino 62 1 1 60 3.23%
1c. Black/African American - Hispanic/Latino 408 5 31 372 8.82%
1d. American Indian/Alaska Native - Hispanic/Latino 23 0 1 22 4.35%
1e. White - Hispanic/Latino 1,743 17 77 1,625 5.47%
1f. More than One Race - Hispanic/Latino 231 0 11 221 4.74%
1g. Unreported/Refused to Report Race - Hispanic/Latino 611 8 45 574 8.45%
Subtotal Hispanic/Latino 3,081 31 166 2,877 6.41%
Non-Hispanic/Latino
2a. Asian - Non-Hispanic/Latino 734 9 45 665 7.51%
2b1. Native Hawaiian - Non-Hispanic/Latino 0 0 0 0 0.00%
2b2. Other Pacific Islander - Non-Hispanic/Latino 12 0 2 18 10.00%
2c. Black/African American - Non-Hispanic/Latino 1,203 16 100 1,096 9.57%
2d. American Indian/Alaska Native - Non-Hispanic/Latino 9 0 1 7 12.50%
2e. White - Non-Hispanic/Latino 968 14 47 874 6.52%
2f. More than One Race - Non-Hispanic/Latino 87 0 5 83 5.68%
2g. Unreported/Refused to Report Race - Non-Hispanic/Latino 208 0 21 174 10.77%
Subtotal Non-Hispanic/Latino 3,221 39 221 2,917 8.18%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity
h. Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 209 3 19 234 8.59%
i. Total 6,511 73 406 6,028 7.36%

Section B: Controlling High Blood Pressure

Line Race and Ethnicity Total Patients 18 through 85 Years of Age with Hypertension (2a) Number Charts Sampled or EHR Total (2b) Patients with Hypertension Controlled (2c) Estimated % Patients with Controlled Blood Pressure
Hispanic/Latino
1a. Asian - Hispanic/Latino 94 41 24 58.54%
1b1. Native Hawaiian - Hispanic/Latino 82 82 54 65.85%
1b2. Other Pacific Islander - Hispanic/Latino 497 497 320 64.39%
1c. Black/African American - Hispanic/Latino 6,441 6,439 4,459 69.25%
1d. American Indian/Alaska Native - Hispanic/Latino 345 342 236 69.01%
1e. White - Hispanic/Latino 23,048 23,022 15,833 68.79%
1f. More than One Race - Hispanic/Latino 2,415 2,415 1,637 67.78%
1g. Unreported/Refused to Report Race - Hispanic/Latino 7,199 7,199 4,827 67.05%
Subtotal Hispanic/Latino 40,121 40,037 27,390 68.47%
Non-Hispanic/Latino
2a. Asian - Non-Hispanic/Latino 14,450 6,960 5,025 57.81%
2b1. Native Hawaiian - Non-Hispanic/Latino 17 17 10 58.82%
2b2. Other Pacific Islander - Non-Hispanic/Latino 206 205 134 65.37%
2c. Black/African American - Non-Hispanic/Latino 23,583 23,500 14,368 61.09%
2d. American Indian/Alaska Native - Non-Hispanic/Latino 281 278 186 66.19%
2e. White - Non-Hispanic/Latino 43,825 43,757 29,569 67.51%
2f. More than One Race - Non-Hispanic/Latino 1,076 1,076 701 65.15%
2g. Unreported/Refused to Report Race - Non-Hispanic/Latino 2,905 2,903 1,891 65.14%
Subtotal Non-Hispanic/Latino 86,343 78,696 51,884 63.69%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity
h. Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 2,958 2,958 1,889 63.86%
i. Total 129,422 121,691 81,163 65.20%

Section C: Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control

Line Race and Ethnicity Total Patients 18 through 75 Years of Age with Diabetes (3a) Number Charts Sampled or EHR Total (3b) Patients with HbA1c > 9% or No Test During Year (3f) Estimated % Patients with HbA1c > 9%
Hispanic/Latino
1a. Asian - Hispanic/Latino 46 46 13 28.26%
1b1. Native Hawaiian - Hispanic/Latino 43 43 9 20.93%
1b2. Other Pacific Islander - Hispanic/Latino 278 278 56 20.14%
1c. Black/African American - Hispanic/Latino 3,447 3,447 859 24.92%
1d. American Indian/Alaska Native - Hispanic/Latino 266 266 89 33.46%
1e. White - Hispanic/Latino 13,340 13,340 3,766 28.23%
1f. More than One Race - Hispanic/Latino 1,496 1,496 502 33.56%
1g. Unreported/Refused to Report Race - Hispanic/Latino 4,275 4,275 1,207 28.23%
Subtotal Hispanic/Latino 23,191 23,191 6,501 28.03%
Non-Hispanic/Latino
2a. Asian - Non-Hispanic/Latino 6,653 6,652 1,106 16.63%
2b1. Native Hawaiian - Non-Hispanic/Latino 19 19 7 36.84%
2b2. Other Pacific Islander - Non-Hispanic/Latino 103 103 18 17.48%
2c. Black/African American - Non-Hispanic/Latino 11,282 11,282 3,160 28.01%
2d. American Indian/Alaska Native - Non-Hispanic/Latino 171 171 63 36.84%
2e. White - Non-Hispanic/Latino 15,926 15,926 4,271 26.82%
2f. More than One Race - Non-Hispanic/Latino 492 492 151 30.69%
2g. Unreported/Refused to Report Race - Non-Hispanic/Latino 1,496 1,496 448 29.95%
Subtotal Non-Hispanic/Latino 36,142 36,141 9,224 25.52%
Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity
h. Unreported/Refused to Report Race and Ethnicity 1,770 1,770 622 35.14%
i. Total 61,103 61,102 16,347 26.75%

Footnotes

% shown are rounded to the .01% level for table display purposes; calculations are made using % to 8 decimal places
% by race are low estimates, not adjusted at the Health Center level for samples with zero patients in racial categories.