Table 3.

Most Frequently Accepted Care Recommendations and Acceptance Rates at the Time of Wellness Coordinator Outreach in Three Rural Counties between 2014 and 2018

Service Recommendations Patients Accepted to Receive (n = 11,607)Percentage of All Accepted
Colon cancer screening16.03
Adult dT-Tdap immunization11.14
Influenza immunization10.01
Well-child visit6.55
Zoster immunization6.46
PAP smear5.99
PCV13-Pneumo immunization5.52
DEXA scan4.79
Seatbelt use4.63
Sun exposure advice2.42
Smoking status documentation1.79
Type 2 diabetes screening1.74
HbA1c measurement1.62
ACEI in diabetes1.53
Lipid panel1.27
MMR immunization1.1
Hearing testing1.05
Smoking counseling1.03
VZV immunization0.89
  • ACEI, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor; DEXA, dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry; HbA1c, hemoglobin A1c; MMR, measles, mumps, rubella; PAP, Papanicolaou test; PCV13, pneumococcal conjugate vaccine 13-valent; VZV, varicella zoster virus.