Our Healthcare Quality

Improving healthcare transparency in Greater Columbus

Primary Care Quality Data

Primary care practices in Greater Columbus are measuring and sharing data to improve the quality of care provided to their patients. Practices are voluntarily sharing quality data starting with three measures:

  • Diabetes Percentage of patients, 18-75 years, diagnosed with Type 1 or 2 Diabetes, whose HbA1c (blood sugar) is in control (≤ 9.0%).
  • Blood Pressure (BP) - Percentage of patients, 18-85 years, diagnosed with high blood pressure, whose blood pressure is adequately controlled (<140/90 mmHg).
  • Cancer Screening – Percentage of patients 50-75 years who had appropriate screening for colorectal cancer based on national standards.

Click the buttons below to view quality information from primary care organizations who are voluntarily sharing their data.

Source of Data: 

Physicians are voluntarily sharing summary data from electronic medical records.

About the Data:

  • Data shared at a provider group or practice site level.
  • Performance is based on nationally-endorsed standards of care that are widely accepted by the provider community.
  • Regional goal based on Healthy People 2020 targets

When is the data collected?

  • Reports are submitted every six months for the previous twelve months.
  • Scheduled reporting periods are:
    • July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015
    • January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
    • July 1, 2015 - June 31, 2016
    • January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016
    • July 1, 2016 - June 31, 2017