Our Region

The Regional Primary Care Coalition is committed to improving the health of low-income residents in a diverse region with an almost 10-year difference in life expectancy depending on where one lives, yet porous geographic boundaries from the perspective of those who live in one jurisdiction, work in another, and may go to yet another to get their healthcare.

  • Population: 4,667,543
  • Life Expectancy: 72–81.3 years
  • Uninsured: 9-23.6%*
*includes Manassas City, Manassas Park City, Fairfax City and Falls Church City (independent jurisdictions that are part of other Northern Virginia health districts)
Explore our Region
regional map Montgomery County Prince George's County District of Columbia Arlington County City of Alexandria Fairfax County Prince William County Loudoun County
Our Region

The Regional Primary Care Coalition is committed to improving the health of low-income residents in a diverse region with an almost 10-year difference in life expectancy depending on where one lives, yet porous geographic boundaries from the perspective of those who live in one jurisdiction, work in another, and may go to yet another to get their healthcare.

  • Population: 4,667,543
  • Life Expectancy: 72–81.3 years
  • Uninsured: 9-23.6%*
*includes Manassas City, Manassas Park City, Fairfax City and Falls Church City (independent jurisdictions that are part of other Northern Virginia health districts)
Montgomery County
  • Population: 971,777
  • Life Expectancy: 81.3 years
  • Infant Mortality: 5.5 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 13.2%
     
Loudoun County
  • Population: 312,311
  • Life Expectancy: 79.1 years
  • Infant Mortality: 3.8 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 8.7%
Prince William Health District
  • Population: 454,096
  • Life Expectancy: 77.4 years
  • Infant Mortality: 5.1 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 16.2%
Prince George's County
  • Population: 863,420
  • Life Expectancy: 75 years
  • Infant Mortality: 8.7 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 17%
Fairfax Health District
fairfax
  • Population: 1,116,623
  • Life Expectancy: 80.9 years
  • Infant Mortality: 5.6 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 12.9%
Arlington County
  • Population: 207,627
  • Life Expectancy: 80.1 years
  • Infant Mortality: 5.5 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 12%
City of Alexandria
  • Population: 139,966
  • Life Expectancy: 78.1 years
  • Infant Mortality: 6.6 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 15%
District of Columbia
  • Population: 601,723
  • Life Expectancy: 72 years
  • Infant Mortality: 13 per 1000 births
  • Uninsured: 9%

Highlights

On October 24th, RPCC held its Webinar on Integrating Behavioral Health with Primary Care with colleagues from Southcentral Foundation.The Webinar stems from a previous RPCC meeting with Southcentral, hosted in April 2012. A recording of the Webinar and the accompanying slides are now available. View the Webinar

PCC releases an update on its Breast Healthcare Improvement in the Safety Net: Change Package for Rapid Innovation to Improve Outcomes. The Change Package grows out of work by the PCC/RPCC National Capital Regional Health Care Improvement Initiative, funded and supported by Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. View the Change Package

Materials are now available from Mosaica’s Protecting the Safety Net: Preparing for Health Care Reform Action Research Project, funded by Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States and implemented in collaboration with RPCC. Learn more

RPCC releases its Patient Engagement: A Framework for Improving Health and Lowering Cost. Learn more