White Paper: How Tulsa is Preserving Privacy and Sharing Data for Social Good

Example from the Field Data sharing between organizations addressing social risk factors has the potential to amplify impact by increasing direct service capacity and efficiency. Unfortunately, the risks of and restrictions on sharing personal data often limit this potential, and adherence to regulations such as HIPAA and FERPA can make data sharing a significant challenge. DASH CIC-START awardee Restore Hope Ministries worked with Asemio to utilize technology that allows for the analysis of...
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Short of Breath – But Not Support

May 18, 2019 – I remember the date because it was the day after my daughter’s wedding – I woke up feeling more tired than usual. You know the feeling. The days you wake up and don’t recognize the time. Like some cruel prankster must have changed all the clocks in my house just so I’d wake up earlier! Since arguing with reality isn’t usually helpful I got up to start my Saturday – the same way I always do, albeit much slower. As I walked towards the bathroom, my legs feeling heavy and tired, I sn...
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DASH CIC-START

Call for Applications Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) is excited to announce a new call for applications for Community Impact Contracts – Strategic, Timely, Actionable, Replicable, Targeted (CIC-START). DASH CIC-START aims to help multi-sector collaborations catalyze their efforts to share and use data to improve health and build a culture of health in their communities. View the current awardees for examples of projects that are eligible. Award information Up to 15 CIC-START contracts ...
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IPHI is Hiring a Program Associate for DASH

Download as PDF 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. This position is ideal for a professional who is interested in gaining a national perspective on health, equity, and w...
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IPHI is Hiring a Program Manager

Download as PDF The Illinois Public Health Institute is seeking an experienced and well‐organized team member to develop and implement program strategies, direct program operations, coordinate partner activities and support meetings and events for Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) and other grant‐funded programs of IPHI’s Center for Health Information and Technology. Description of Organization IPHI mobilizes stakeholders, catalyzes partnerships, and leads action to promote preventi...
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Call for Abstracts Now Open: All In National Meeting 2019

Submission deadline: May 17, 2019 at 11:59 pm PST (Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis - early submissions are strongly encouraged) View Call for Abstracts The 2019 All In National Meeting is pleased to announce that the call for abstracts is now open! This year's meeting is designed to lift up the hard-won knowledge and practical lessons from pioneering local data sharing initiatives to accelerate our progress toward improved health equity for all. (more…)
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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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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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