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Table 1 Characteristics of chronic disease patients seen in CMM, 2015–2016

From: The evaluation of comprehensive medication management for chronic diseases in primary care clinics, a Texas delivery system reform incentive payment program

Patient Characteristics Number (N = 3280) (%a)
Gender
 Male 1258 (38.35%)
 Female 2022 (61.65%)
Race
 White 1961 (59.79%)
 Black 605 (18.45%)
 Other 714 (21.77%)
Age
 18–39 years 211 (6.43%)
 40–64 years 1559 (47.53%)
 65–79 years 1161 (35.40%)
 80+ years 349 (10.64%)
Number of Chronic Disease(s)
 1 1704 (51.95%)
 2 1283 (39.12%)
 3 253 (7.71%)
 4 38 (1.16%)
 5 2 (0.06%)
Number of drug therapy problem(s)
 0 3000 (91.46%)
 1 260 (7.93%)
 2 19 (0.58%)
 3+ 1 (0.03%)
Insurance
 Medicaid 266 (8.11%)
 Medicare 1367 (41.68%)
 Managed Care 1594 (48.60%)
 Others (Self Pay/Indemnity) 53 (1.62%)
  1. a Percentages may not add up to100 due to rounding