Quality of Care Indicators

As a Community Health Center, Sixteenth Street reports health care quality measures annually to the federal Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Primary Health Care.

These measures include:

Trimester of Entry into Prenatal Care
In 2014 71% of patients entered pre-natal care in the first trimester

Childhood Immunizations
88% of children under age theww were up-to-date with immunizations

Cervical Cancer Screening
71% of women were screened for cervical cancer

Hypertension under Control
69% of patients had their hypertension under control

Diabetes under Control
75% of patients with diabetes had A1c levels under 9

Low Birth Weight
7% of babies delivered by Sixteenth Street providers were below normal birth weight