Program Statistics

Posted on Dec 15, 2015 in Submenu

The Department of Health (DOH) issues roughly 1,500 -329 Cards each month. Registration into the program happens daily as new or renewal applications are processed and 329 Cards are issued. Thus, the number of valid program participants changes daily. On January 1, 2015, when DOH began administration of the program, there were 11,4021 (unduplicated) registered patients/program participants with expiration dates during 2015.

The following month-end data reflects the number of registered patients/program participants on the dates provided:

  • October 31, 2017 – 19,666 valid patients
  • September 30, 2017 – 19,190 valid patients – Click September 2017 Interim Program Data 
  • August 31, 2017 – 18,619 valid patients
  • July 31, 2017 – 18,004 valid patients
  • June 30, 2017 – 17,591 valid patients – Click June 2017 Interim Program Data for a breakdown of the data by county.
  • May 31, 2017 – 17,018 valid patients
  • April 30, 2017 – 16,332 valid patients
  • March 31, 2017 – 16,275 valid patients – Click March 2017 Interim Program Data for a breakdown of the data by county.
  • February 28, 2017 – 15,708 valid patients
  • January 31, 2017 – 15,275 valid patients
  • December 31, 2016 – 15,334 valid patients – Click December Interim Program Data for a breakdown of data by county.
  • November 30, 2016 – 14,937 valid patients
  • October 31, 2016 – 14,864 valid patients
  • September 30, 2016 – 14,638 valid patients – Click September Interim Program Data for a breakdown of data by county.
  • August 31, 2016 – 14,644 valid patients
  • July 31, 2016 – 14,503 valid patients
  • June 30, 2016 – 14,492 valid patients – Click June Interim Program Data for a breakdown of data by county.
  • May 31, 2016 – 14,074 valid patients
  • April 29, 2016 – 13,894 valid patients
  • March 31, 2016 – 13,620 valid patients – Click March Interim Program Data (typo revised 7.13.17) for a breakdown of data by county.
  • February 29, 2016 – 13,244 valid patients
  • January 31, 2016 – 13,021 valid patients3
  • December 31, 2015 – 13,150 valid patients – Click December Interim Program Data for a breakdown of data by county.
  • November 30, 2015 – 12,638 valid patients
  • October 31, 2015 – 12,499 valid patients – Click October Interim Program Data for a breakdown of data by county.
  • September 30, 2015 – 11,912 valid patients
  • August 31, 2015 – 11,727 valid patients2

The following data may be generated annually:

  • Valid Patient Distribution by Residence Zip Code – Click July 28, 2017
  • Valid Patient Distribution by Residence Zip Code – Click  July 7, 2016

NOTES:

  • Valid patient counts will be updated monthly, after month end. Target posting date is the 15th of each month.
  • Interim Program Data will be provided quarterly. Target posting date is the 15th of the month following the end of the quarter.

 

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1 This number is an estimate based on expiration dates at that time.

2 Prior to August 31, 2015, there was no mechanism in place to count valid patients in the system.

3 This number is estimated based on valid 329 Cards on 1/20/16 less 329 Cards that expired on 2/1/16 plus 329 Cards issued between 1/21 – 1/31.