The following list highlights the top 20 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) by total costs. The included FQHCs account for over $323 million in combined total cost with an average cost per visit of $252.
The FQHC with the highest total cost is Borrego Community Health Foundation with over $929 million — 14.3% of the combined costs represented on the list. The next appearing FQHC on the list is Family Health Centers of San Diego Inc. with nearly $750 million in charges — 21% less than Borrego Community Health Foundation and 25% more than the next appearing FQHC, Omni Family Health.
California is the most commonly represented state on the list appearing 11 times — including a clean sweep of the top three spots. The only other state to appear more than once is Washington state with two FQHCs accounting for nearly 12% of the combined total costs represented in the top 20 list.