Listen to the Dr. Rhea Boyd on general truths on our present healthcare system exposed by the pandemic…

Dr. Rhea W. Boyd is a pediatrician, medical educator, and child health advocate in the Bay Area. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Executive Committee on Communications and Media, where she explores how digital clinical tools, interdisciplinary partnerships, and social media can incorporate diverse types of data and voices into traditional processes to improve health, particularly for communities of color. Podcast Host Peter Eckart and Rhea Boyd discuss a multitude of curr...
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Field Sensing Feedback

Throughout this crisis the DASH PO has been reaching out to our network of programs and service providers to learn what is working (& what isn't) community by community in response to the crisis. Here are some of the things we are hearing: In Pierce County, Washington the coronavirus has necessitated behavioral health and substance abuse providers and nonprofits to streamline services and strip down barriers to getting help. Elevate Health, a health equity nonprofit, worked with Pierce ...
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Field Dispatches: LA County Steps Up Role as Social “Safety Net”

"This crisis can be a wake-up call for us to kick-start multi-sector data sharing including building a platform for  data sharing." Irene Vidyanti, Data Scientist, LA County Chief Information Office. The COVID crisis has triggered a cascade of connected issues. In Los Angeles, mass unemployment may lead to a 45% jump in homelessness. Financial and food insecurity have spiked. Anxiety, depression, and mental health problems have risen. Simultaneously, many of the nonprofits and community-...
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All In COVID Listening Sessions Resources

On Tuesday, May 5, 2020, All In hosted the inaugural Listening Session with more than 75 participants in attendance. Participants were encouraged to ask questions as well as offer examples of what their communities were practicing. Topics ranged from apps involved in contact tracing to the social determinants of health exposed by the outbreak.  Read three major takeaways from the session here and check out the resources shared in the conversation (below).  The Network for Public Health Law  ...
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Interactive COVID-19 Data Dashboards

Accurate, timely, and localized data are crucial resources for local health departments' (LHD) fight against COVID-19. Antiracist Research & Policy Center and Data for Black Lives have mobilized to create the COVID Racial Data Tracker and to track states that are publicly reporting COVID-19 cases by race, respectively. NACCHO launched its COVID-19 Data Lab, powered by Esri (featured below), to showcase available data that is geared toward the specific needs of LHDs. In this first iteratio...
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