TYPE: Geographic make-up of designation.
|MCD (Minor Civil Division - a Census- recognized sub county area)|
|State name with the 2-digit numeric FIPs state code|
|County name with the 3-digit numeric FIPs county code|
|5-digit numeric state and county FIPs code combined|
|7-digit (including decimal place) census tract number|
REGION: Each designation is assigned to a state. Each state is assigned to a region.
MCDCODE: 3-Digit Minor Census Division Code
MCDNAME: A name assigned to each Minor Census Division Code
SERVICEAREANAME: A name assigned to most MUA/Ps
SCORE: The Index of Medical Underservice (IMU) score. The lowest score (highest need) is 0; and the highest score (lowest need) is 100.
DESIGNATIONTYPE: The type of designation.
|Area (designated for the Resident Civilian Population)|
|Population (designated for a specific population)|
|An MUP designated at the request of a State Governor based to documented unusual local conditions and barriers to accessing personal health services.|
UPDATEDATE: The date that the designation was last updated
DESIGNATIONDATE: Date that the designation was originally designated
OLDMUAID: No longer being used. This is being retained for historical purposes only.
ID: 5-digit number assigned to each designation
MUA_SRT: A field that Diane Rodriguez created. Not being used.
CURRENTSTATUS: Designation status.
SERVICEAREATYPE: Geographic make-up of service area.