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Table 7 Inner context measures

From: Advancing heart health in North Carolina primary care: the Heart Health NOW study protocol

Practice type Solo, single-specialty, multispecialty (NAMCS-EMR Q11-13)
Degree of integration Practice owned by physician/group, HMO, CHC, AMC, other hospital, other corp. (NAMCS-EMR Q22)
Practice size Number of physicians (NAMCS-EMR Q12)
Practice staffing Number of mid-level providers (NAMCS-EMR Q14)
Patient volume Number of office visits in a normal week (NAMCS-EMR Q10)/per provider full time equivalent (FTE)
Payer mix Percent patient care revenue from Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, other (NAMCS-EMR Q23)
EMR capabilities Number and use of computerized capabilities (NAMCS-EMR Q18a-Q18j)
  1. Items from the 2010 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey electronic medical records