May 2018                          

A monthly digest of news, events, and opportunities from All In: Data for Community Health, a learning network of communities across the country that are testing exciting new ways to transform health through multi-sector partnerships to share data
New Resources

Bright Spots in Sharing Data for Community Health

DASH released a series of  bright spot profiles highlighting specific aspects of grantee projects that made them successful in building multi-sector data sharing collaborations to improve health.
Public Health Innovation Playbook

In partnership with the Alliance for Innovation, PHNCI has launched the Public Health Innovation Playbook, an interactive website designed to help health organizations succeed in their innovation journeys. The Playbook is divided into five sections with helpful tools and exercises reflecting critical elements of the Innovation Framework. 

Understanding the Stories Behind the Data: Engaging Residents in Community Health Planning

A recent All In webinar featured presenters from two communities - Seattle, WA and Garrett County, MD - that developed innovative processes to engage residents in providing valuable data to inform community health improvement planning. We summarized key takeaways that rose to the top as they shared their barriers and opportunities.

All In  Virtual Events

Webinar: Going All In to Improve Health through Multi-sector Collaboration and Data Sharing
May 15 from 3:00 - 4:00 pm ET

Join County Health Rankings & Roadmaps and All In to learn about ways to promote health equity through effective and meaningful data sharing. Representatives from community organizations in Trenton, NJ and Chicago, IL will share their stories.

Employing Health Information Exchanges (HIE) to Address the Social Determinants of Health
June 14 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm ET

Join All In for a webinar featuring three communities that are leveraging the data and technical infrastructure of HIEs to facilitate integration of social determinants of health with clinical data and drive solutions to pressing population health challenges.

Working with Criminal Justice? Present on our Next Webinar!

Are you working across public health, behavioral health, criminal justice, and/or law enforcement to build partnerships around data sharing? We would love to learn more about your project and potentially feature your community on an upcoming webinar. Email for more details. 

All In In-Person Events

All In Recap of Communities Joined in Action

At the 2018 Communities Joined in Action conference,  All In participants presented during the opening plenary and two breakout sessions. Read take-home advice shared by All In leaders and view a BUILD blog recapping the highlights.  

Connect with All In at Upcoming Conferences

All In is presenting and exhibiting at the following upcoming conferences.
  • NNPHI Annual Conference: May 22 - 24 in New Orleans, LA - Come to the All In breakout session on May 24 at 11:30 am: Better Together: Collaborating to Build Capacity to Share Data and Improve Health.
  • NACCHO Annual ConferenceJuly 10 - 12 in New Orleans, LA - Visit the PHNCI booth to learn more about All In and stay tuned for updates about an All In meet-up.
  • NACCHO Public Health Informatics ConferenceAugust 20 - 23 in Atlanta, GA - Attend the All In breakout session: Assessing Community Capacity to Advance Population Health Through Multi-Sector Collaboration and Data Sharing.
  • Public Health Law Pre-Conference Workshop: October 4 in Phoenix, AZ - Join DASH and the Network for Public Health Law to learn to navigate the legal framework to collect, use, and share multi-sector data to improve health.
All In Shout Outs

Chicago's Childhood Lead Paint Data Sharing Project Wins State and Local Innovation Prize

The Milbank Memorial Fund and AcademyHealth announced Chicago's Childhood Lead Paint Data Sharing Project, a DASH awardee, as the winner of a prize recognizing state and local efforts to use data to improve population health.

Healthy Homes Des Moines Receives National Recognition

Healthy Homes Des Moines, a BUILD awardee, received an award for pro bono technical assistance from the nonprofit Green & Healthy Homes Initiative, which works to address the link between unhealthy housing and unhealthy children. 

Baltimore Launches Campaign to Stop the Elderly from Falling

Baltimore officials announced a citywide initiative aimed at curbing the number of injuries from falls.The B'FRIEND project, a  DASH awardee, plays an integral role in the new strategy by mapping where falls occur to help target prevention efforts.

Project Spotlights

Building a Culture of Health in Cape May County

With funding from NJHI, the Cape Regional Wellness Alliance is integrating data correlating with childhood trauma from medical, education and law enforcement partners to implement a comprehensive community education campaign.

Healing South Stockton

The Healing South Stockton Accountable Community for Health, funded by CACHI, coordinates multiple sectors to implement interventions to build stronger, accessible, culturally-competent support systems that address the underlying causes of trauma. 

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Latest Community Updates

Continue the Conversation

Join the EHRs in Public Health user group! This space is dedicated to continuing the conversation around best practices and strategies for navigating the legal pathway to data sharing, particularly between public health and health system but also how to best include data from other key sectors.

New Projects Added!

Browse the project directory, which includes profiles of nearly 60 multi-sector data sharing projects that can be filtered based on your interests.
Welcome to All In: Office Hours
May 11 and 17 (Ongiong)

New to All In? Come and introduce yourself! Get to know the staff and other new members by joining "office hours." These provide an informal, interactive introduction to All In and the online community. All In staff will answer questions and explain how to use the collaborative platform.


Funding Opportunities
  • AARP Communities Challenge: Due May 16 - AARP is providing grant funding for small "quick-action" projects to improve housing, transportation, public spaces, and other elements that can help communities become more livable for all ages.  
  • TIAA Difference Maker 100: Due June 12 - TIAA is recognizing 100 people in nonprofits who are making a difference in their communities. Tell your story and share a picture or video. Winners will receive $10,000 for their nonprofit. 
  • Communities Thrive Challenge: Due June 12 - The Rockefeller Foundation is looking to fund, strengthen, and grow local solutions that expand economic opportunity for low-income and financially insecure people.
Presentation Opportunities
  • Putting Care at the Center Conference: Due May 31 (Chicago, IL) - Apply to present a workshop, beehive, or satellite session to share your innovations and discuss timely topics in the emerging field of complex care.
  • ADRF Network Research Conference: Due June 1 (Washington, DC) - ADRF is now accepting abstract submissions for the oral, poster, and rapid fire presentations on administrative data use in social science research.

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