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Survey Results

 

Is your employer making contributions to support SDoH initiatives this year?

Audience Response
Yes 36.75%
No 7.69%
Unsure 55.56%

11/28/2022

Do you think health insurance companies are giving enough in charity care for your community?

Audience Response
Yes 9.04%
No 67.55%
Unsure 23.4%

11/21/2022

Do you think your hospital and/or health system is giving enough in charity care for your community?

Audience Response
Yes 56.58%
No 7.89%
Unsure 25.44%
Does Not Apply 10.09%

11/14/2022

Is your hospital or health system ready for all the 2023 CMS changes?

Audience Response
Yes 24.07%
No 21.3%
Unsure 41.67%
Does Not Apply 12.96%

11/07/2022

Have you seen a change in security presence at your organization since the increased violence with hospitals across the country?

Audience Response
Yes 38.76%
No 24.81%
Unsure 22.09%
Does Not Apply 14.34%

10/31/2022

Are your health systems having difficulty with social admissions because of a lack of permanent supportive housing?

Audience Response
Yes 53.88%
No 5.48%
Unsure 29.22%
Does Not Apply 11.42%

10/24/2022

Do you think hospital readmissions is still an important measure for CMS to track for inpatient hospital quality initiatives under the HRRP?

Audience Response
Yes 45.05%
No 36.94%
Unsure 18.02%

10/17/2022

How familiar are you with the 988-crisis line?

Audience Response
Yes, I am aware of the 988-crisis line 25.58%
Yes, I am aware and there is marketing in my community for people to utilize 988 12.4%
I was somewhat aware of this line 22.87%
No, this is new to me 39.15%

9/12/2022

Were any of you familiar with or have utilized your state-run Money Follows the Person program (i.e., Finding Home, My Place)?

Audience Response
Yes, I was already aware of this program 9.09%
No, this program is new to me 90.91%

8/29/2022

Should we continue the route of reporting z codes as a coding process in line with our current coding procedures or should there be a separate means for capturing SDoH data?

Audience Response
Keep it the same (current z codes) 30.11%
Create a new mechanism for SDoH data 25.81%
Unsure

44.09%

8/22/2022

Are your local SNFs or is your health system seeing either SNFs not taking patients despite the waiver for the 3-day stay or are they overusing this waiver by filling their beds with their existing patients to bill for a SNF stay? Audience Response
Under utilizing the 3-day waiver 10.61%
Over utilizing the 3-day waiver 5.05%
Appropriate use of the 3-day waiver 12.63%
Unsure 50.51%
Does not apply 21.21%

08/15/2022

Are you in favor of a new hospital designation by CMS, the REH – Rural Emergency Hospitals?

Audience Response
Yes 26.25%
No 11.88%
Unsure

61.87%

8/08/2022

Has your hospital or health system incorporated some type of community support around trauma support services or trauma informed care?

Audience Response
Yes 43.52%
No 6.22%
Unsure

50.26%

7/25/2022

Are you still using virtual care for your health care services?

Audience Response
Returned to In-Person 17.28%
Using a Hybrid Model (In-Person and Virtual) 80.63%
Virtual Only

2.09%

6/28/2022

Do you think the CMS payment system that Maryland has for total cost of care could be replicated in other states?

Audience Response
Yes 30.9%
No 12.36%
Unsure

56.74%

6/20/2022

Do you think gun violence is also a healthcare issue?

Audience Response
Yes 74.03%
No 17.83%
Unsure

8.14%

6/13/2022

Do you think Medicaid should help cover SDoH services for their recipients such as housing and food support?

Audience Response
Yes 50.68%
No 24.89%
Unsure

24.43%

6/06/2022

Are you seeing increases in COVID cases in your area?

Audience Response
Yes, increase 66.04%
No, decrease 9.7%
About the Same 17.91%
Unsure 6.34%

5/23/2022

Is your hospital or healthcare system making efforts to support the mental health of their workforce?

Audience Response
Yes 70.45%
No 10%
Unsure 12.73%
Does Not Apply 6.82%

5/16/2022

Is your organization starting to and/or working on improving quality of care and health outcomes for maternal care?

Audience Response
Yes 40.38%
No 0.96%
Unsure 32.21%
Does Not Apply 26.44%

5/02/2022

Are the SDoH, z codes being coded at your health system to the best of your knowledge?
(Based on the 2019 national average of 1.59%)

Audience Response
Greater than national average 9.83%
Same as national average 13.29%
Less than national average 8.09%
Not Sure/Unknown 68.79%

4/25/2022

What is the impact your organization could have as a result of the Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System proposed rule?

Audience Response
Great Impact 23.03%
Some Impact 42.42%
Not really Impacted 16.97%
No Impact 17.58%

4/18/2022

How many of you are you personally struggling or know of others in your community that struggle with access to primary care services?

Audience Response
Frequently a problem 20.78%
Somewhat a problem 35.06%
Not really a problem 30.74%
No problem at all 13.42%

4/11/2022

Do you think the current process of obtaining advance directive information in your health system is having an impact on your hospitals outcomes? Audience Response
Highly Likely 8.9%
Likely 23.56%
Neutral 41.36%
Unlikely 23.56%
Highly Unlikely 2.62%

04/04/2022

How many of you think that skilled nursing facilities will be prepared to increase staffing ratios for patient care by the end of the year? Audience Response
Highly Likely 0.82%
Likely 2.87%
Neutral 9.02%
Unlikely 41.8%
Highly Unlikely 45.49%

03/14/2022

Are you concerned about the impact social media has on our children and youths’ mental wellbeing?

Audience Response
Yes 95.86%
No 1.88%
Unsure

2.26%

3/07/2022

Is your hospital or health system celebrating and recognizing Black History Month?

Audience Response
Yes 65.74%
No 23.61%
Does not apply

10.65%

2/21/2022

Has your hospital or health system used or is using Aunt Bertha now named Findhelp?

Audience Response
This is new to me 59.22%
No, but I am going to check it out 15.08%
Yes, we are using this program 5.59%
Does not apply

20.11%

2/14/2022

Which aim do you think your healthcare organization is following?

Audience Response
Neither we are still very managed care 8.59%
The Triple Aim (patient experience, population health, and cost of health care) 20.86%
The Quadruple Aim (adding employee satisfaction) 23.31%
The Quintuple Aim (adding health equity)

28.22%

Does not apply

19.02%

2/7/2022

Are you in favor of legal actions to protect 340B drug discounts

Audience Response
Yes 50.93%
No 1.86%
Do not know 31.06%
Does not apply 16.15%

1/31/2022

How many of you are impacted by significant staffing shortages? Audience Response
Greatly impacted 43.57%
Moderately impacted 38.01%
Not really impacted 9.36%
Does not apply 9.06%
1/10/2022

 
How much of a problem is opioid abuse for your patient populations? Audience Response
Not at all 2.9%
Somewhat 21.01%
Considerable 28.99%
Do not know 33.33%
Does not apply 13.77%
12/13/2021

 

How often do the patients served by your organization face challenges in accessing their medications: Audience Response
25% of the time 16.07%
50% of the time 14.88%
>50% 2.38%
Not at all 4.17%
Do not know 62.5%
11/22/2021

 

How much of a concern is access to appropriate care (whether inpatient or outpatient) for populations served by your organization: Audience Response
25% of the time 21.15%
50% of the time 7.05%
>50% 29.49%
Not at all 9.62%
Do not know 32.69%
11/15/2021

 

My organization captures SDoH data using the ICD-10 CM Z Codes Audience Response
Most of the time 24.34%
Some of the time 14.29%
Not at all 3.7%
Does not apply 7.41%
Do not know 50.26%
11/1/2021

 

How much does your organization rely on grant funding to address gaps in care (e.g., create, expand programs or services) Audience Response
A great deal 11.6%
Somewhat 22.1%
Not at all 6.08%
Does not apply 8.84%
Do not know 51.38%
10/25/2021

 

When doing a voluntary refund to Medicare, how far back should you go? Audience Response
One Year 17.19%
Three Years 24.43%
Four Years 1.81%
Five years after the year in which payment was made 41.21%
Six Years 28.96%
Ten Years 4.52%
10/25/2021

 

Does your hospital or agency refer patients to safety-net clinics or community health centers? Audience Response
Yes 31.32%
No 13.19%
Does not apply 14.29%
Do not know 41.21%
10/18/2021

 

Has your organizations seen a rise in patients with Medicare Advantage plans? Audience Response
Yes 63.19%
No 1.1%
Does not apply 7.69%
Do not know 28.02%
10/11/2021

 

Is your facility/program experiencing discharge or follow-up appointment delays for patients awaiting mental health treatment? Audience Response
Yes 34.47%
No 5.68%
Does not apply 14.02%
Do not know 45.83%
10/04/2021

 

The most shift has been noted in the percentage of patients with: Audience Response
All of the above 13.87%
Uninsured 12.14%
Public insurance plans 14.45%
Private insurance plans 5.78%
Do not know 53.76%
09/20/2021

 

What percentage of your patient population would benefit from an onsite food is medicine market or pharmacy? Audience Response
Do not know 45.5%
25% 10.16%
50% 17.11%
75% or more 12.3%
Does not apply 14.97%
09/13/2021

 

How familiar are you with the most and least advantaged populations served by your organization, hospital, or agency ?: Audience Response
Does not apply 11.72%
Very familiar 17.97%
Somewhat familiar 42.97%
Unfamiliar 27.34%
08/30/2021

 

How are ambulatory surgeries and elective procedures impacted by the latest COVID wave at your facility or agency? Audience Response
No impact 14.09%
Minimal impact (<25% delays or cancellations) 30.45%
Moderate impact (50% delays or cancellations) 21.36%
Major impact (75% delays or cancellations) 11.82%
Does not apply 22.27%
08/23/2021