As the Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO), Comagine Health is committed to sharing essential insights and information to assist community stakeholders and health care providers in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in our communities.
Medicare Beneficiaries with Chronic Conditions and Total Bed Count in Five States
These COVID-19 heat maps display the number of Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) beneficiaries with three or more chronic conditions and total bed counts per county for Idaho, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon and Utah. The data includes two analyses using public sources, Medicare FFS and Oregon Data Collaborative data (All Payer All Claims Data), covering 80% of all Oregonians.
This information should be used as a conversation starter in communities at most risk. It can help them understand where populations at risk of severe illness from SARS-CoV-2 infection are located in relation to available hospital beds.