UDS Manual Update

(Source: HRSA )

The 2019 Uniform Data System (UDS) manual is now available on the HRSA website and provides an overview of the UDS as well as instructions for completing each of the required data tables and submitting the UDS report.

The reporting period opens on January 1, 2020 and closes on February 15, 2020.

Changes for 2019 UDS reporting include:

  • Better data capture on mental health and substance use disorder services provided by health centers

  • Reporting virtual visits in the UDS

  • The addition of an electronic-specified statin therapy for cardiovascular disease clinical quality measure (CMS347v2)

  • Workforce development data

The Preliminary Reporting environment (PRE), created to leverage reporting efficiencies, will be available in the fall and allows health centers to access the offline reporting tools before the reporting period opens.

For additional resources and to access the technical assistance webinar on changes to UDS reporting for 2019, visit HRSA's UDS Resources page.

Running a successful FQHC is hard work (we know because we’ve done it!)

Health centers present their own unique challenges, which often require expertise in many different areas. The PETTIGREW FQHC team uses our specialized knowledge and network of relationships to help you solve your biggest operational and financial challenges so your health center can thrive.

If you have a problem, chances are we have dealt with something similar or know someone else who has. With PETTIGREW FQHC on your team, you can rest assured that you will be equipped to meet any challenge, secure in the knowledge that we’ve got your back.

Learn more about our clients and services and our team.