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Hospital Referral Regions (HRRs)

Description
Displays HRRs which represent regional health care markets for tertiary medical care that generally requires the services of a major referral center. The regions were defined by determining where patients were referred for major cardiovascular surgical procedures and for neurosurgery. Each hospital service area (HSA) was examined to determine where most of its residents went for these services. The result was the aggregation of the 3,436 hospital service areas into 306 HRRs. Each HRR has at least one city where both major cardiovascular surgical procedures and neurosurgery are performed.

Data Source(s)
Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care, May 2010

Next Planned Update
When updated

Where It’s Found
Boundaries and Optional Layers Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



Hospitals

Description
Displays the location of all U.S. hospitals by type (Short-term, Critical Access, and other). When the cursor is over the symbol on the map, the site name and address will be available in the Information Card. Remember there is no patient information in the UDS Mapper specific to the hospitals.

Data Source(s)
HRSA Data Warehouse, June 5, 2018

Next Planned Update
June 15, 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Health Related Facilities Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



Housing and Urban Development Public Housing Facilities

Description
Displays the locations of Public Housing locations important for understanding Public Housing residents' access to health centers.

Data Source(s)
US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Open Data Public Housing Buildings, Public Housing Developments and CHOICE Grantees files (https://egis-hud.opendata.arcgis.com/datasets?q=Public%20Housing%20Buildings&sort_by=relevance), August 2017

Next Planned Update
May 15, 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Health Related Facilities Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



Imagery Basemap

Description
Displays satellite images and imagery that get more detailed as the user zooms closer to the map.

Data Source(s)
Esri, DigitalGlobe, GeoEye, Earthstar Geographics, CNES/Airbus DS, USDA, USGS, AeroGRID, IGN, and the GIS User Community

Next Planned Update
Live data feed

Where It’s Found
Basemaps Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic

Description
Percentage of patients aged 18 and older who were discharged alive for acute myocardial infarction, a coronary artery bypass graft, or percutaneous coronary interventions in the 12 months prior to the measurement period or who had an active diagnosis of ischemic vascular disease during the measurement period who had documentation of use of aspirin or another antithrombotic during the measurement period. This measure is aligned with a specific clinical measure, CMS164v4, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. For more information about ths eCQM, please see: https://ushik.ahrq.gov/ViewItemDetails?&system=mu&itemKey=206272000&enableAsynchronousLoading=true and choose to "Bypass Authentication."

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Quality

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Low Birth Weight

Description
Percentage of all live births (to health center prenatal patients) whose birth weight was below normal (less than 2500 grams.)

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Quality

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Low Birth Weight Rate

Description
Display is based on the estimated low birth weight rate (liveborn infants weighing <2500 grams or <5.5 pounds per 100 total live births) in a ZCTA.

Data Source(s)
HRSA Area Resource File, 2012-2014 (2015-2016 data release)
US Census Bureau block level population data, 2010

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Service Area Tool: Data Table, Additional Population Data and Indicators
Population Indicators

Data Provider
Robert Graham Center

Notes
Imputed by RGC to the ZCTA level. See an explanation of the methodology here: https://www.udsmapper.org/data-estimation.cfm



Low-Income Population

Description
Displays the total number of people that live below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL).

Data Source(s)
American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates for ZCTAs, 2012-2016

Next Planned Update
February 2019

Where It’s Found
Explore Service Area Tool: Data Table, Standard UDS Mapper Report
Explore Service Area Tool: ZCTA Information Card

Data Provider
John Snow, Inc.



Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUA/Ps)

Description
Displays Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUA/Ps), which have been found to have a shortage of health services and may be urban or rural areas or population groups.

Data Source(s)
HRSA Data Warehouse, June 5, 2018

Next Planned Update
June 15, 2018

Where It’s Found
Boundaries and Optional Layers Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



Mental Health Care Health Professional Shortage Areas

Description
Displays mental health care Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs), which have been designated as having a shortage of mental health care and may be urban or rural areas or population groups.

Data Source(s)
HRSA Data Warehouse, June 5, 2018

Next Planned Update
June 15, 2018

Where It’s Found
Boundaries and Optional Layers Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



Minimum MDs Needed to See Unserved Low-Income @ 1100:1

Description
This number is calculated by the UDS Mapper. Using a population to physician ratio of 1,100 to 1 this is the estimated number of physicians needed to see the unserved low-income residents of the user-selected analysis area. This is an ideal population to physician ratio; when you perform your own calculations outside of the UDS Mapper you can use different ratios for your planning efforts. This is calculated as: Current Low-Income Population Unserved by Health Centers / 1100

Data Source(s)
American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates for ZCTAs, 2012-2016
Uniform Data System, 2016
User Input

Next Planned Update
February 2018

Where It’s Found
View Analysis Results

Data Provider

Notes
Calculated by UDS Mapper



Nat Geo Basemap

Description
Displays a map that includes physical and built environment features.

Data Source(s)
National Geographic, Esri, DeLorme, HERE, UNEP-WCMC, USGS, NASA, ESA, METI, NRCAN, GEBCO, NOAA, increment P Corp.

Next Planned Update
Live data feed

Where It’s Found
Basemaps Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Sites

Description
Displays National Health Service Corps (NHSC) sites as per the number of NHSC-obligated primary care provider FTEs at each site, or locations of sites where there are NHSC non-primary care providers regardless of number of FTEs. When the cursor is over the symbol on the map, the site name and address will be available in the Information Card. Remember there is no patient information in the UDS Mapper specific to the National Health Service Corps program.

Data Source(s)
HRSA Data Warehouse, June 5, 2018

Next Planned Update
June 15, 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Health Related Facilities Tool

Data Provider
HealthLandscape



No Main Maps Selected

Description
This option clears selected population or patient layers in the Main Maps tool.

Data Source(s)

Next Planned Update

Where It’s Found
Main Maps Tool

Data Provider



Number of DEA Waivered Providers

Description
Displays the number of physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners with a waiver from the Drug Enforcement Administration to provide Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for opioid addiction.

Data Source(s)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), March 2018

Next Planned Update
June 2018

Where It’s Found
MAP for MAT Indicators



Number of Full-Time Equivalent Physicians Providing Medical Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for physicians not including psychiatrists or ophthalmologists. Includes family physicians, general practitioners, internists, obstetrician/ gynecologists, pediatricians, and other specialty physicians.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalent Primary Care Physicians Providing Medical Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for primary care physicians. Includes family physicians, general practitioners, internists, obstetrician/ gynecologists, and pediatricians.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents of Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Certified Nurse Midwives Providing Medical Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for non-physician providers: nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and certified nurse midwives.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents Providing Dental Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for dental staff. Includes dentists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, and other dental personnel.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents Providing Enabling Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for enabling staff. Includes case managers, patient/community education specialists, outreach workers, transportation staff, eligibility assistance workers, interpretation staff, community health workers, and other enabling services.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents Providing Medical Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for medical staff. Includes family physicians, general practitioners, internists, obstetrician/ gynecologists, pediatricians, other specialty physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, certified nurse midwives, nurses, other medical personnel, laboratory personnel, and x-ray personnel.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents Providing Mental Health Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for mental health staff. Includes psychiatrists, licensed clinical psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, other licensed mental health provider, and other mental health staff. Some health centers do not distinguish between mental health and substance abuse providers so this number may represent both services.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents Providing Substance Abuse Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for substance abuse services staff. Includes substance abuse workers, psychiatric nurses, psychiatric social workers, mental health nurses, clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, family therapists, and other individuals providing alcohol or drug abuse counseling and/or treatment services. Some health centers do not distinguish between mental health and substance abuse providers so this number may not fully represent the full level of effort for substance abuse services.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Full-Time Equivalents Providing Vision Services for the Health Center

Description
Includes the annualized full-time equivalents (FTE) for vision staff. Includes ophthalmologists, optometrists, and other vision care staff.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Staffing

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Health Center Patients

Description
Includes all patients of the health center who have had at least one visit in the calendar year of counting. A visit is a documented interaction with face-to-face contact between the patient and a licensed or credentialed provider who exercises independent, professional judgement in the provision of services to the patient.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Patient Demographics

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape



Number of Health Center Program Patients Who Are Uninsured

Description
Displays the number of health center patients who are uninsured.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Service Area Tool: Data Table, Additional Health Center Related Data

Data Provider
John Snow, Inc.



Number of Health Center Program Patients with Medicaid or Other Needs-Based Public Insurance

Description
Displays the number of health center patients who are covered by Medicaid or other needs-based public insurance such as CHIP.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Service Area Tool: Data Table, Additional Health Center Related Data

Data Provider
John Snow, Inc.



Number of Health Center Program Patients with Medicare or Private Insurance

Description
Displays the number of health center patients who are covered by Medicare or private insurance.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Service Area Tool: Data Table, Additional Health Center Related Data

Data Provider
John Snow, Inc.



Number of Low-Income People Who Are Not Served by Health Centers

Description
Displays the estimated number of low-income residents in the ZCTA who are not served by any health centers. The number is calculated by subtracting the number of total health center patients reported in the UDS for that ZCTA (from all health centers reporting 11 or more patients residing in that ZCTA) from the number of low-income (below 200% FPL) residents in that same ZCTA. Because income is not reported in the UDS at the ZIP Code level, this measure is only an estimate and should be interpreted as such. In the dot density map, one dot equals 100 low-income residents from that ZCTA that do not go to any health center. Each dot is randomly placed in the ZCTA.

Data Source(s)
American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates for ZCTAs, 2012-2016
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Explore Service Area Tool: Data Table, Additional Health Center Related Data
Main Maps Tool: UDS Data, Not Served by Health Centers
Main Maps Tool: UDS Data, Not Served (Dot Density)

Data Provider
John Snow, Inc.

Notes
Calculated by JSI



Number of Patients Who Receive Prenatal Services

Description
Total prenatal patients of any age. All health centers who provide prenatal care directly or by referral are included in the prenatal care calculations, effective 2014.

Data Source(s)
Uniform Data System, 2016

Next Planned Update
August 2018

Where It’s Found
Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Quality

Data Provider
HRSA

Notes
Calculated by HealthLandscape




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