OH-11 Increase the proportion of patients who receive oral health services at Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) each year

National Data Source
Uniform Data System (UDS); Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Primary Health Care (HRSA/BPHC)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
Baseline (Year)
17.5 (2007)
Target-Setting Method
Projection/trend analysis
Number of patients of FQHCs that receive oral health services each year
Number of patients that receive any health service (including oral health services) at FQHCs each year
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable


Methodology Notes

This is a measure to track the increase in access to oral health services in Federally Qualified Health Centers. This measure is tracked using the HRSA Uniform Data System. The Uniform Data System (UDS) tracks a variety of information, including patient demographics, services provided, staffing, clinical indicators, utilization rates, costs, and revenues. UDS data are collected from grantees and reported at the grantee, state, and national levels.

References and More Information

  1. Health Resources and Services Administration. Uniform Data System. Available at: http://www.hrsa.gov/data-statistics/health-center-data/index.html