IPHI is Hiring a Communications Manager / Senior Communications Manager for DASH

Download as PDF The Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) is seeking a productive and well-organized Communications Manager to develop and lead communications strategies and support branding, marketing, promotion, and media efforts. The Communications Manager will support 1) IPHI’s Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) initiative, a national program that builds the capacity of multi-sector collaborations across the country that are sharing data to improve the health of their communities (75...
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Analytic Intern – Center for Health Information Technology

1. The Illinois Public Health Institute The Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) mobilizes stakeholders, catalyzes partnerships, and leads action to promote prevention and improve public health systems to maximize health, health equity and quality of life for the people of Illinois. IPHI administers partnership‐driven projects addressing specific program areas through its Center for Community Capacity Development (CCCD), the Center for Health and Information Technology (CHIT), and the Cent...
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DASH Internship Opportunity

1. The Illinois Public Health Institute The Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) mobilizes stakeholders, catalyzes partnerships, and leads action to promote prevention and improve public health systems to maximize health, health equity and quality of life for the people of Illinois. IPHI administers partnership‐driven projects addressing specific program areas through its Center for Community Capacity Development (CCCD), the Center for Health and Information Technology (CHIT), and the Cent...
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IPHI is Hiring a Program Associate for DASH

Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) Center for Health Information and Technology (CHIT) Position Description: Program Associate The Illinois Public Health Institute is seeking an energetic and well-organized team member to support program operations, coordination of evaluation activities, and other administration duties for virtual and in-person meetings and events for Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH), a national program supporting local health data initiatives across the country.  ...
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Health Care: Unlocking the Value of Data Sharing

Primary Stakeholder: Hospitals and Health Systems Integrating health care data with data from other sectors helps address the holistic needs of individual patients while informing the development of population-level programs and policies that can improve outcomes, both in health care and other sectors. This paper provides guidance for those in non-health care sectors (e.g. housing, social services, community-based organizations) on effectively engaging and advancing conversations with health ca...
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Care Coordination Platform Onboarding Document

Example from the Field The North Coast Health Improvement and Information Network (NCHIIN) was funded by DASH CIC-START to add new partners, sectors, mental health client summary data, and facility alerts to ACT.md, the care coordination and alerts notification system in Humboldt County, CA. As part of their CIC-START project, NCHIIN developed this document, which provides a methodology for onboarding new organizations, data streams, and sectors into the ACT.md platform. While this document ...
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Data Sharing and the Law

Workshop Proceedings: Deep Dive on Consent Data sharing initiatives can be hyper-local, but they are all subject to the same federal laws regarding privacy and consent. Working through Data Sharing Consent or Release of Information forms can be almost frightening in this highly regulated landscape. During a Deep Dive workshop at the 2018 All In: Data for Community Health National Meeting, attorneys from the Network for Public Health Law explored when consent may or may not be the key to shar...
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Two New Funding Opportunities

Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) is pleased to announce two funding opportunities intended to help local collaborations advance their efforts to share and use multi-sector data to improve community health. Register for upcoming informational webinars to learn more! DASH CIC-START Progam DASH CIC-START provides support for near-term activities that help local collaborations take meaningful steps toward planning or implementing multi-sector data systems. Up to 15 CIC-START contracts of up t...
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Housing and Homelessness: Unlocking the Value of Data Sharing

Primary Stakeholder: Public Housing Authorities Housing is inextricably linked to health, making the housing sector a crucial partner for data sharing initiatives focused on improving community health. It's clear that integrated data that is timely, accurate, and precise can be a powerful tool for stakeholders in both sectors, empowering them to better understand issues in their communities, make smarter decisions, and improve results. This paper provides guidance for exploring the value of sha...
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Introduction: Unlocking the Value of Data Sharing

Multi-sector collaboration requires us to go beyond what is comfortable and familiar. This short paper introduces you to a basic method for reaching out to those in your community who may share your interest in collaborating and sharing data. We walk through three basic steps for outreach and provide questions to guide your conversation: Do your homework - Who should you talk to? Reach out and listen - What do they care about? Identify shared value - What's in it for us? This paper...
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