The District of Columbia

Primary Care Locations

Primary Care Locations

by Department of Health, Community Health Administration, Primary Care Bureau on 20121007

Keywords
About: Primary care, Hospitals, Clinics, Health, Healthcare, Treatment
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract

Primary Care Centers. The dataset contains locations and attributes of Primary Care Centers, created as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

A database provided by the DC Department of Health (DOH) identified Primary Care Centers and DC GIS staff geo-processed the data.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Access constraints

Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact


in DC Department of Health, Community Health Administration

899 North Capitol Street, NE
Washington DC, 20002, USA

phone: (202) 442-5925
fax: (202) 535-1710

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Vertical positional accuracy
n/a

Lineage / Sources

Lineage / Processes
GIS Data Coordinator
in District of Columbia Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th st NW, 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

Obtained data table from DOH. Imported table to access and geocoded data through MAR Batch Geocoder (standalone version). Created feature class and updated Ward and Census Tract fields from data obtained via MAR. Replaced existing data with new dataset collected and reviewed by DOH Primary Care Bureau. Added additional fields, including accepted insurance information and access information. 201207

in OCTO



Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer



hours: M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Entity

PrimaryCarePt

Attributes

  • FID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • NAME / DOH
    Facility Name
  • ADDRESS / DOH
    Facility Address
  • CITY / DOH
    Facility City
  • STATE / DOH
    Facility State
  • ZIP / MAR
    Facility Zipcode
  • WARD / MAR
    Facility ward
  • PHONE / DOH
    Facility phone
  • FAX
    Facility fax number
  • CT_HPSA / DOH
    Census Tract number and Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs)(deprecated)
  • MEDICALDIR
    Name of facility medical director (deprecated)
  • CHARGENURS
    Name of facility charge nurse (deprecated)
  • ADMINISTRA
    Name of facility administrator (deprecated)
  • WEB_URL / DC GIS
    Web site address/URL for facility
  • GIS_ID
  • MAR_CENSUS / MAR
    Census Tract number
  • SEE_PATIEN
  • POPULATION
  • WALKIN_UNS
  • INSURANCE_
  • YESNO
  • ADDRID
  • XCOORD
  • OPEN_TO_PU
  • LIMITED_AC
  • TREATMENT_
  • PUBLIC_INS
  • YCOORD
  • MEDICAID / DOH
    Is Medicaid accepted?
  • PRIVATE_EM
  • PRIVATE_IN
  • SLIDING_SC
  • FACILITY_S
  • FACILITY_T
  • PRACTICE_T
  • MEDICARE / DOH
    Is Medicare accepted?

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 20121011

Provided by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th st NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: (202) 727-2277
fax: 202-727-5660
hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM