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Primary Care and Urgent Care Utilization

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Primary care summary: The preliminary encounter count is 80,892 and the preliminary patient count is 32,390 for Q4 of FY2019. Multiple services provided to a patient on the same day are collapsed into a single visit. FY 2019, particularly the most recent quarter, may represent an undercount due to billing cycle lags.

Urgent care summary: The preliminary encounter count is 428 and the preliminary patient count is 368 for Q4 of FY 2019. FY 2019, particularly the most recent quarter represents an undercount of urgent care patients and encounters due to a typical 95-day billing cycle lag. Urgent care includes the following providers: FastMed, Nextcare, RediClinic and Benchmark

Primary care dental summary: The preliminary encounter count is 10,279 and the preliminary patient count is 6,992 for Q4 of FY 2019. FY 2019, particularly the most recent quarter may represent an undercount due to billing cycle lags. Dental encounters were identified by billing procedure codes that indicated a dental intervention or by place of service that indicated a dental office. Specialty dental is not included.


Primary Care and Urgent Care Utilization – Patient and Visit Volume