Table 27. Utilization of education and case management (ECM) visits among adults with diabetes or cardiovascular disease by patient characteristics. All project sites. Fisca

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Characteristic Average number of ECM visits Percent of adults who had at least one ECM visit (row percent) Percent of adults who had at least one ECM visit (row percent)
All persons 1.0 32.9% 3.0
       
Age group      
18-34 years 0.6 24.9% 2.5
35-44 years 0.8 31.3% 2.5
45-54 years 1.0 34.3% 2.9
55-64 years 1.1 36.4% 3.0
65+ years 1.1 32.9% 3.4
       
Gender      
Female 1.0 33.5% 3.5
Male 1.0 32.2% 3.6
       
Health coverage      
Medicaid 0.8 28.4% 2.9
Medicare a 1.2 34.2% 3.4
Private 1.1 36.9% 3.0
No coverage 0.9 32.3% 2.7
       
Organization type      
IHS 0.9 30.4% 2.8
Tribal 1.0 34.3% 3.0
       
Health conditions      
CVD but not diabetes 0.5 10.6% 4.5
CVD and diabetes 1.5 44.2% 3.4
Hypertension 1.1 36.9% 3.0
Renal disease/failure 1.1 34.7% 3.2
Mental health disorder 1.1 36.4% 3.1
Liver disease 1.0 32.6% 3.1
Substance use disorder 0.7 25.6% 2.8
       
Health risk/ morbidity burden      
Low risk 0.0 1.6% 1.2
Moderate risk 0.2 10.1% 1.8
Moderately high risk 0.8 32.4% 2.4
High risk 1.1 34.9% 3.2

a Medicare includes a small number of persons with Railroad Retirement coverage.
CVD: Cardiovascular disease; IHS: Indian Health Service

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Current as of June 2014
Internet Citation: Table 27. Utilization of education and case management (ECM) visits among adults with diabetes or cardiovascular disease by patient characteristics. All project sites. Fisca: ARRA Grant Initiative. June 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/system/delivery-system-initiative/ihs/chap6tab27.html