Data from mobile phones, social media and even grocery scanners has been shown to be effective at identifying patterns in epidemics.
The challenge will award $40,000 in seed money to two communities that demonstrate the best air quality data collection and sharing strategies.
Establishing openness as the standard will help build the scientific foundation needed to contain the next emergency.
The state’s Department of Labor and Industries is making it easier for claim managers to gather timely and accurate clinical data on injured workers from healthcare organizations.
Even simple data-centric tasks like optimizing procurement and staffing can promote cost containment.
In Texas and South Carolina, seamlessly connecting the remote visitation technology to the health records system has solved the workflow problems that had been holding telehealth back.
Prescription drug monitoring programs are a key part of the National Governors Association’s road map for helping states find solutions to the growing opioid crisis.