Creating a More Complete Picture of Health in NYC Neighborhoods

DASH Project Spotlight: Neighborhood Tabulation Areas: Enhancing Community Health Improvement Capacity in NYC through Shared Information at the Small Area Level Download project profile (PDF) Lead agency: NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Partners/collaborators: NYC Center for Innovation through Data Intelligence, NYC Department of Planning, United Hospital Fund of New York, the New York Academy of Medicine, the Fund for Public Health in New York The challenge In New Y...
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Linking Housing and Health Data to Improve Residents’ Well-being

DASH Project Spotlight: King County Data Across Sectors for Housing and Health Download project profile (PDF) Lead agency: Public Health - Seattle & King County Partners/collaborators: King County Accountable Community of Health, King County Housing Authority, Seattle Housing Authority The challenge As one of the fastest growing cities in the nation, Seattle has seen rental prices increase by 41% in the past five years. This demand has left many low-income residents with fewer...
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Integrated Care for People with Disabilities: Lessons from an Accountable Care Organization

DASH Project Spotlight: Altair Accountable Care for People with Disabilities Download project profile (PDF) Lead agency: Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota Partners/collaborators: Altair Accountable Care Organization, four behavioral health specialists, six disability service providers, one primary care provider, and two local public health departments The challenge One out of every three people with intellectual and developmental disabilities may also have behavioral health ...
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Engaging Neighborhoods to Use Data for Fall Prevention

DASH Project Spotlight: Baltimore Falls Reduction Initiative Engaging Neighborhoods and Data (B’FRIEND) Download project profile (PDF) Lead agency: Baltimore City Health Department Partners/collaborators: Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development, CRISP (Maryland’s Health Information Exchange), Johns Hopkins University Center for Population Health and Information Technology, University of Maryland, leading community-based and nonprofit organizations The chall...
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Creating a Better System of Care for Patients with Complex Needs

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DASH Project Spotlight: Using a Connected Information System to Enable Spontaneous, Shared Community Treatment of Adults with Severe Mental Illness Download project profile (PDF) Lead agency: Center for Health Care Services Partners/collaborators: Healthcare Access San Antonio (HASA), Community Medical Directors Roundtable The challenge For people with co-occurring physical and behavioral health disorders, America’s fragmented health care system can be tough to navigate. Behavio...
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