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Our Impact

Facts about Greater Elgin Family Care Center

GEFCC's Impact

2016 data available in the UDS Summary and Health Center Profile Reports, published in August, 2017 by Health Resources Services Administration/Bureau of Primary Health Care, indicates that Greater Elgin Family Care Center, as compared to the other 45 Community Health Centers in Illinois:

  • Beats the Illinois average on 14 of 15 Clinical Health Outcome Indicators
  • GEFCC continues to grow rapidly:
    • GEFCC’s growth rate in Total Number of Patients Served in 2016 versus 2015 is 4x the Illinois average, and 2x the National average
    • GEFCC’s growth rate in number of Medical Patients Served in 2016 versus 2015 is 10x that of the Illinois average and 2x the National average
    • GEFCC’s growth rate in number of Dental Patients Served in 2016 versus 2015 is twice that of the State and National average
  • GEFCC remains very cost-efficient:
    • GEFCC’s Total Cost for Per Total Patient is 32% less than the Illinois average, and 47% less than the National average
    • GEFCC’s Total Cost per Total Visit is 27% than the Illinois average, and 38% less than the National average
    • GEFCC has the 5th lowest Total Cost per Total Patient amongst 46 Community Health Center in Illinois
  • GEFCC is the 9th largest Community Health Center in Illinois, in terms of number of patients cared for annually
  • GEFCC’s patients have the 6th largest Hispanic/Latino ethnicity percentage amongst the 46 reporting Community Health Centers in Illinois
  • GEFCC’s patients have the 6th highest percentage in the State of patients wanting to receive their care via a language other than English
  • GEFCC’s patients have the 6th highest percentage of uninsured patients of any Community Health Center in Illinois
  • GEFCC provided care to residents of 367 different zip codes in 2016