Healthy Outcomes Plan (HOP)


South Carolina’s Healthy Outcomes Plan (HOP) (Proviso 33.34) incentivizes hospitals to partner with safety net providers and community organizations to build or expand service delivery models aimed at coordinating care for chronically ill, uninsured, high utilizers of emergency department (ED) services. The size of the hospital determines the target number of participants that HOPs are required to identify and serve. 

Graphic stating All SC hospitals with EDs are in the program.Graphic stating there is a minimum target of 50 individuals for the smallest SC hospitals.Graphic stating there is a target of at least 750 individuals for each of the 3 largest metropolitan hospitals in SC.

Click here to go to the HOP Information Products


The map below shows the percent of the Uninsured Adults Below 138% of the Federal Poverty Level who have been enrolled in the HOP since the inception of the program.  It also identifies 5 social determinants of health.

Click here to download a HOP ring map as a PDF


Please visit SC DHHS for more information on the HOP Program.