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


GPRA Goals Actual Target
2010 2011 2012 2013
Goal 1: Reduction in PID (as measured by initial visits to physicians in women 15–44 years of age) 113,000 90,000 106,000 99,667
a. Proportion of high-risk women aged 16–20 infected with chlamydia* 13.3 13.1 12.4 12.3
b. Proportion of high-risk women aged 21–24 infected with chlamydia* 8.4 9.1 8.9 7.8
c. Rate of Gonorrhea/100,000 population in women aged 16-20 658.8 663 618.5 708.4
d. Rate of Gonorrhea/100,000 population in women aged 21-24 505.4 536.9 545.3 528.8
e. Black: white ratio of gonorrhea in women 16-24 13.9 13.6 12.4 12.9
f. Proportion of sexually active females 16-20 enrolled in Medicaid who are screened for chlamydia infections 54.6 54.9 N/A 59.8
g. Proportion of sexually active females 21-24 enrolled in Medicaid who are screened for chlamydia infections 62.3 48.4 N/A 70.1
h. Proportion of sexually active females 16-20 enrolled in commercial health insurance plans who are screened for chlamydia infections 40.8 41.5 N/A 48.0
i. Proportion of sexually active females 21-24 enrolled in commercial health insurance plans who are screened for chlamydia infections 45.7 N/A 54.8 55.5
Goal 2: Elimination of Congenital Syphilis        
a. Incidence of P&S syphilis/100,000 population in women aged 15-44 2.5 2.1 2.1 3.0
b. Incidence of congenital syphilis/100,000 live births 9.4 8.7 7.8 10.0
c. Proportion of pregnant women that are screened for syphilis at least
one month before delivery
84.8 83.0 N/A 81.3

 

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 among states with >100 females in this age group entering the National Job Training Program.

† In FY 2013 CDC improved the calculation of these data to increase the stability of estimate over time. Data for 2010 and later years reflect this improved
calculation method.

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

 

 
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