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  Data Sources & Definitions
    Explore Service Area: Data Table Fields
      ZCTA
      Post Office
      State
      # of Health Centers Serving ZCTA, 2012
      Dominant Health Center, 2012
      Share of Patients
      Total Population, 2007-2011
      Low-Income Pop., 2007-2011
      Total # of Health Center Patients, 2012
      Unserved (by Health Centers) Low-Income
      Penetration of Low-Income
      Penetration of Total Population
      % Pop. In Poverty, 2007-2011
      % Low-Income Pop., 2007-2011
      % Non-White, 2007-2011
      % Hispanic, 2007-2011
      % Black, 2007-2011
      % Asian, 2007-2011
      % American Indian/Alaska Native, 2007-2011
    Explore Service Area: Health Care Facilities And Designated Areas
      Health Center Administration Locations
      Health Center Service Access Points
      Rural Health Clinics
      National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Sites (by # of Primary Care Provider FTEs)
      Hospitals
      Facility and Point HPSAs
      Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs)
      Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUA/Ps)
    Explore Service Area: ZCTA Rollovers
      Total Population, 2007-2011
      Total Low-Income Pop., 2007-2011
      Total # of Health Center Patients, 2012
      All Health Center Penetration of Total Population
      All Health Center Penetration of Low-Income Population
      # of Health Centers Serving ZCTA, 2012
      Health Centers with Largest Market Share
      Share of Patients
    Main Maps
      None
      All Health Center Penetration of Low-Income Population
      All Health Center Penetration of Total Population
      Low-Income Not Served by Health Centers
      Low-Income Not Served by Health Centers (Dot Density)
      # of Health Centers Serving ZCTA, 2012
      % Poverty (Pop at or below 100% FPL), 2007-2011
      % Low-Income (Pop at or below 200% FPL), 2007-2011
      % Non-White, 2007-2011
      % Hispanics, 2007-2011
      % Black, 2007-2011
      % Asian, 2007-2011
      % American Indian/Alaska Native, 2007-2011
    Population Indicators
      % of Population in Poverty (at or below 100% FPL)
      % of Population Low-Income (at or below 200% FPL)
      % of Population Not Employed
      % of Households With Limited English Proficiency
      % of Population With Less Than High School Education
      % of Population Uninsured
      Low Birth Weight Rate
      Age-Adjusted Mortality Rate (per 100,000)
      % of Adults Ever Told Have Diabetes
      % of Adults Who Are Obese
      % of Adults Ever Told Have High Blood Pressure
      % of Adults With No Dental Visit in the Past Year
      % of Adults Who Have Delayed or Not Sought Care Due to High Cost
      % of Adults With No Usual Source of Care
    Uninsurance Explorer: Data Table Fields
      ZCTA
      Post Office
      State
      Total # of Health Center Patients, 2012
      ZCTA # Uninsured
      ZCTA % Uninsured Below 100% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured Below 138% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured Below 200% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured at 100%-400% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured at 138%-400% FPL
    Uninsurance Explorer: Maps
      % Uninsured Population Below 100% FPL by ZCTA
      % Uninsured Population Below 138% FPL by ZCTA
      % Uninsured Population Below 200% FPL by ZCTA
      % Uninsured Population at 100%-400% FPL by ZCTA
      % Uninsured Population at 138%-400% FPL by ZCTA
      % Uninsured Population at or Below 138% FPL by PUMA
      % Uninsured Population at or Below 200% FPL by PUMA
      % Uninsured Population Above 138% but No Greater than 400% FPL by PUMA
    Uninsurance Explorer: Zcta Rollovers
      Total # of Health Center Patients, 2012
      ZCTA # Uninsured
      ZCTA % Uninsured Below 100% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured Below 138% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured Below 200% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured at 100%-400% FPL
      ZCTA % Uninsured at 138%-400% FPL
      Total # of Health Center Patients, 2012
      # of Health Centers Serving ZCTA, 2012
      Health Centers with Largest Market Share
      Share of Patients
  FAQS
   
      FAQ: How do I request access to use the UDS Mapper?
      FAQ: How do I get a user name and password for the UDS Mapper?
      FAQ: What are the password requirements for the UDS Mapper?
      FAQ: I forgot my password or would otherwise like to change it. How do I reset it?
      FAQ: Can more than one person from an organization sign up for an account?
      FAQ: How much does it cost me to use the UDS Mapper?
      FAQ: Can you please describe the different levels of access?
      FAQ: Do we have to register for a new account to access UDS Mapper separately from HealthLandscape?
      FAQ: Can you differentiate the functionality between UDS Mapper and HealthLandscape?
      FAQ: How much does it cost to attend a webinar?
      FAQ: How much does it cost to have a personalized webinar?
      FAQ: Is there a number to call if we need help?
      FAQ: Are there any data for Puerto Rico?
      FAQ: Can I add additional information or drawings to the map?
      FAQ: Can I display Census Tract boundaries?
      FAQ: Can I display the ZCTA boundaries?
      FAQ: Can I display ZIP Code boundaries?
      FAQ: Can I export shapefiles?
      FAQ: Can I export the raw data of the map that I am viewing?
      FAQ: Can I see more traditional maps in this tool like street maps or satellite maps?
      FAQ: Can I see the data from a particular health center?
      FAQ: Can penetration rates be calculated for special populations such as migrant and seasonal farm workers?
      FAQ: How do I print the map on the screen?
      FAQ: Do ZCTAs cross state or county lines?
      FAQ: Does the UDS Mapper separate out homeless or migrant/seasonal patients entirely from the analysis?
      FAQ: How do I see the population numbers for an area I am interested in?
      FAQ: How do I see the total number of patients that came from a particular Health Center Service Access Site (point)?
      FAQ: How often are HPSAs updated?
      FAQ: How often are MUA/Ps updated?
      FAQ: How often are the data in the UDS Mapper updated?
      FAQ: I attended a webinar. Can I get the slides from that presentation?
      FAQ: I see a ZCTA that seems to have some data associated with it but I cannot select it or get any rollover information about it. Why is that?
      FAQ: I would like to look up a specific address- how do I do that?
      FAQ: Is it possible to add my own data or map layers to the map?
      FAQ: Is it possible to view or export a map of only a single state or county?
      FAQ: What is a 'HCP Grantee' or 'Health Center Program Grantee'?
      FAQ: What is a .csv file?
      FAQ: What is a ZCTA?
      FAQ: What Uniform Data System data are used in the UDS mapper?
      FAQ: When I export the map, can copies be made in various colors, sizes and formats?
      FAQ: Why am I having problems using the Contact Us form in the UDS Mapper when I use Google Chrome?
      FAQ: Why aren't there more zooming options/extents?
      FAQ: Why does the legend have different colors for the Health Center Administrative Locations and Health Center Service Access Points?
      FAQ: Will there be additional data such as service specific data for mental health and dental services?
      FAQ: Will you be adding any additional layers to the UDS Mapper?
      FAQ: Can we suggest other sets of data to add to the mapper?
      FAQ: Can the UDS Mapper distinguish between types of encounters (i.e., medical vs. dental vs. behavioral health)?
      FAQ: You say that data is by calendar year but there are layers in here that say "2011-2012." Are these combined data?
      FAQ: Are there any crosswalks between ZCTA and census tracts?
      FAQ: Can I export the map on the screen to a PDF file?
      FAQ: Are labels added with drawing tools exported into the PDF with the surrounding areas?
      FAQ: Can the data be exported as rasters?
      FAQ: Can the data be exported as vectors?
      FAQ: Can you export the map as an image file so I can use it in a PowerPoint presentation? Is it possible to insert maps into a word document?
      FAQ: Can you clear areas of the map that you don't want to show? For instance, erase an area?
      FAQ: Can you isolate specific health centers and their other locations so they are the only ones that show up on the map?
      FAQ: Can you map by race and ethnicity?
      FAQ: Do you anticipate adding dental HPSAs as an optional layer?
      FAQ: Do you provide the distance between health center service access points?
      FAQ: Does the map show the service area of a health center?
      FAQ: Does the UDS Mapper show all RHC locations?
      FAQ: How do I export data in the Data view to a .CSV file?
      FAQ: How do I print the details (i.e., location of service points, ZIP Codes, community names, etc.) on the map?
      FAQ: How do I see Alaska, Hawaii, or Puerto Rico?
      FAQ: How is the poverty level determined for Alaska?
      FAQ: How is the poverty level determined for Hawaii?
      FAQ: How often are the NHSC data updated?
      FAQ: How would you run a service area overlap comparison between two health centers?
      FAQ: I have had difficulty zooming in to the ideal scale. Is there a way to fine-tune the zooming option besides moving the tab on the bar on the left?
      FAQ: I'm looking at a ZCTA that shows a 50-100% loss of patients in the 1-year % change in HCP grantee patients Main Map layer, but is blank in the 2-year % change in HCP grantee patients layer. Why might that be?
      FAQ: Is BPHC going to use this tool when they review NAP, EMC, etc. applications? How will BPHC use this in resolving service area overlap determinations?
      FAQ: Is it possible to adjust the data if my area has updated demographic data or if I would like to project the impact of a new service area?
      FAQ: Is it possible to print a map with the data elements showing (the data that pops up in the box when rolled over)?
      FAQ: Is there a way to export a map of just the ZCTAs that you identify and no others? Can you print just your state or just an area within your state?
      FAQ: Is there any way to save multiple maps?
      FAQ: Is there some way to make the maps larger for download or printing?
      FAQ: What do the different sizes of dots mean in the legend?
      FAQ: What does 'Governor' mean under MUA/P in the legend?
      FAQ: What does a facility or point HPSA designation mean?
      FAQ: What does the light gray color on the map represent?
      FAQ: What is the average size and the range of the grant?
      FAQ: What is the best way to see service area of a health center, not by ZCTA?
      FAQ: What is the difference between a Comprehensive Health Center and a Health Center Program Grantee?
      FAQ: What is the distinction between the 'Rural Health Clinic' layer and the rural health clinics found in the 'Facility and Point HPSA' layer?
      FAQ: What is the ideal number of people at 200% of poverty for a Health Center Program grant to be established?
      FAQ: What is the preferred internet browser for using the UDS Mapper?
      FAQ: What year of the Federal Poverty Level is used to calculate the five-year American Community Survey (ACS) poverty measure?
      FAQ: When I scrolled over one ZCTA it said that '4' health centers were serving it; but I see on the map that 3 health center locations are within the ZCTA boundary; where is the fourth health center?
      FAQ: When I try to use the UDS Mapper it says I need to update Adobe Flash. Is this necessary?
      FAQ: Which fields are exported from the UDS?
      FAQ: Why are the data in the UDS Mapper only displayed by ZCTA?
      FAQ: Why are there some ZCTAs with more than 100% penetration of the population?
      FAQ: Why aren't there any check boxes next to the list of Main Maps?
      FAQ: Why can’t I see my ZIP Code on the map?
      FAQ: Why do I see two different colored RHCs near one another or overlapping when both the 'Rural Health Clinic' and 'Facility and Point HPSA' layers are activated?
      FAQ: Will you ever use census tract data in this tool?
      FAQ: Why don't I see data for the Pacific Islands Territories?
      FAQ: Why don't I see data for the US Virgin Islands?
      FAQ: Why are some of the patient counts for years prior to 2010 different than they were in 2010?
      FAQ: Do you have to work for a health center to use this tool?
      FAQ: Who can sign up for an account?
      FAQ: Is it possible to quickly select and download data for all ZCTAs from a state or county?
  Glossary
   
      Primary Care Association (PCA)
      Primary Care Office (PCO)
      Rural Health Clinic (RHC)
      Uniform Data System (UDS)
      Share of Patients
      Facility/Point HPSAs
      Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
      Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) - Primary Care
      Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
      Health Center Program (HCP) Grantee
      Medically Underserved Area/Population (MUA/P)
      National Health Service Corps (NHSC)
      Penetration Rate
      Health Center Program (HCP) Look-Alike
      Federal Poverty Level (FPL)
      ZIP Code Tabulation Area (ZCTAs)
      Dominant Health Center