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Table A4. Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) Sexually Transmitted Diseases Goals, Measures, and Target


GPRA Goals Actual Target
2009 2010 2011 2012
Goal 1: Reduction in PID (as measured by initial visits to physicians in women 15–44 years of age) 100,000 113,000 90,000 100,533
a. Proportion of high-risk women aged 16–20 infected with chlamydia* 12.90 12.65 11.61 12.53
b. Proportion of high-risk women aged 21–24 infected with chlamydia* 8.51 7.69 7.69 7.97
c. Rate of Gonorrhea/100,000 population in women aged 16-20 664.8 658.8 663 714.56
d. Rate of Gonorrhea/100,000 population in women aged 21-24 491.7 505.4 536.9 533.41
e. Black: white ratio of gonorrhea in women 16-24 14.6 13.9 13.6 13.16
f. Proportion of sexually active females 16-20 enrolled in Medicaid who are screened for chlamydia infections 54.4 54.6 N/A 60.0
g. Proportion of sexually active females 21-24 enrolled in Medicaid who are screened for chlamydia infections 61.6 62.3 N/A 69.4
h. Proportion of sexually active females 16-20 enrolled in commercial health insurance plans who are screened for chlamydia infections 41.0 40.8 N/A 48.7
i. Proportion of sexually active females 21-24 enrolled in commercial health insurance plans who are screened for chlamydia infections 45.4 45.7 N/A 54.8
Goal 2: Elimination of Congenital Syphilis        
a. Incidence of P&S syphilis/100,000 population in women aged 15-44 3.1 2.5 2.1 3.0
b. Incidence of congenital syphilis/100,000 live births 10.1 9.1 8.5 10.05
c. Proportion of pregnant women that are screened for syphilis at least
one month before delivery
N/A 84.8 N/A 80.60

GPRA Goals 
1 National Disease and Therapeutic Index (IMS Health)
1a, 1b National Job Training Program
1c, 1d, 1e STD Surveillance System (STDSS), NCHHSTP, CDC
1f, 1g, 1h, 1i Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS), National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
2a, 2b STD Surveillance System (STDSS), NCHHSTP, CDC
2c Marketscan. Thomson Reuters (Healthcare) Inc.

*Median state-specific chlamydia prevalence/positivity.

GPRA= Government Performance and Results Act; PID= pelvic inflammatory disease; P&S= primary and secondary.

 
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