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RIHCA - Rhode Island Health Center Association

2018 Uniform Data System Training

The RI Health Center Association and the Community Health Center Association of Connecticut, in partnership with the Bureau of Primary Health Care, is pleased to present a one day Uniform Data System training on Monday, November 5 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick.

Training Details

Training Description

The Uniform Data System (UDS) in-person training is a full day program covering the preparation of the 2018 UDS Report.  The training addresses each of the report’s tables, including a discussion of the changes that have been made and the definitions necessary to complete the Report. The UDS training is aimed at those who are responsible for gathering and reporting the data elements included in the UDS Report, as well as management and clinical staff who need to understand the definitions and concepts used, and those who use the data in their program management and quality improvement activities.

Review and Submission Process Deadlines and Dates

Health Center Program grantees, look-alikes, and certain health centers funded under HRSA's Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW) will submit their UDS reports by February 15, 2019. These clinics will then work with a UDS reviewewr to correct any potential data errors, so that the UDS reports may be finalized by March 31, 2019. Once finalized, BPHC and BHW will not permit further corrections or ammendments.

Training Materials

A manual containing some of the materials listed below will be provided to attendees on the day of the training. Check back for additional materials which will be posted as soon as they become available.