News from  All In: Data for Community Health
November 2017

All In: Data for Community Health is a learning collaborative that helps communities build capacity to address the social determinants of health through multi-sector data sharing. All In partners include the Community Health Peer Learning (CHP) Program, Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH), the BUILD Health Challenge, the Public Health National Center for Innovations (PHNCI), and the Colorado Health Foundation - Connecting Communities and Care.

Optimizing Workflows to Share Data Across Sectors

This blog shares promising approaches from five DASH projects that are focusing on improving care coordination between medical and community services and adapting new workflows based on integrated data.
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What Will You BUILD? 2.0 Kick Off Convening Highlights

The BUILD Health Challenge welcomed its new cohort of 19 communities during a two-day long convening in Washington, DC. Everyone who attended, including funders, speakers, and partners of BUILD, all united together with the common goal of improving community health.

All In Virtual Events

Webinar: Using Data and Analytics to Improve Public Health
November 9 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET

Join All In for the next project showcase webinar, which will include presenters from Allegheny County Health Department and Vanderbilt University, each actively working to leverage multiple big data streams and apply advanced analytics to better identify public health issues, prioritize interventions, and allocate resources to meet community needs.

Video Hangout: Sharing Data Between Hospitals and Food Pantries
December 5 from 3:00 - 3:30 pm ET

All In is starting a new series of interactive, 30-minute "video hangout" sessions. The first hangout will be hosted by the DASH team from the  Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation, which is developing a network of health care and community-based organizations in the Dallas region that are sharing information to improve the nutrition of patients with chronic diseases. Project staff will be on hand to answer questions about their challenges and solutions.

Webinar: Big Cities, Big Data, Big Lessons!
December 13 from 2:00 - 3:30 pm ET

DASH is bringing its APHA presentation (information below) to webinar format for those who are unable to attend the conference. The four featured projects, led by health departments, reflect community collaborations that are working to integrate data from sectors that influence individual and community health.

All In Conference Sessions

Join All In at Two APHA Sessions

Two All In partners - DASH and BUILD - are participating in APHA sessions.
  • Big Cities, Big Data, Big Lessons! November 6 @ 10:30 am - Four DASH projects led by health departments will discuss how they are accessing, analyzing and leveraging big data to address public health priorities.
NLC University: The Role of Evidence, Data to Inform and Sustain Partnerships to Improve Health Outcomes
November 15 @ 2:00 pm

This training seminar, led by All In co-founder Alison Rein and other city, state, and national experts, will explore the use of data and evidence in advancing city issues through the effective engagement of cross-sector stakeholders.

All In Beehive at the Putting Care at the Center Conference
November 16 @ 1:15 pm

Stop by the All In beehive at the Putting Care at the Center conference to learn how to participate in and benefit from a nationwide peer-to-peer learning collaborative, an assessment tool to measure and improve multi-sector community collaborations, and a collaborative data model aligning efforts to share data across sectors. 

Midwest Forum on Hospitals, Health Systems and Population Health
November 29 - December 1 in Chicago, IL

This forum, hosted by four Midwestern public health institutes, will bring together organizations and key stakeholders dedicated to improving health, health equity, and social determinants of health for all Americans. The event will feature an exciting lineup of nationally renowned experts and innovative initiatives from the around the Midwest. 

Project Spotlight

Cleveland Healthy Home Data Collaborative

This BUILD initiative is grounded in neighborhood community engagement that enables easy access to collaborative, useful information to address health disparities - with a focus on asthma and lead poisoning. Geocoded housing data relevant to determinants of health is analyzed and prioritized to provide risk-stratified, place-based information. 

All In Shout Outs

How Medical Legal Partnerships Support Community Health Projects

This article in Patient Engagement HIT shares how Cook County Health & Hospitals System and LAF of Chicago ( a BUILD 1.0 collaboration) are bringing medical legal partnerships to support community health projects and the social determinants of health.

How Parkland Health is Using an Information Exchange to Address Social Determinants

This Becker's Hospital Review article shares how DASH grantee Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation developed an innovative information exchange program that connects case workers and providers in the Dallas area - with impressive results.

Chicago Department of Public Health Sees the Future, Thanks to Predictive Analytics

This PHNCI innovation story shares how Chicago's advanced analytics team and department of public health teamed up to forecast food establishments that are most likely to have critical violations so that they may be inspected first. 

Professional Development Opportunities
  • PHI National Leadership Academy for Public Health: Due January 12 - For communities that are engaging in cross-sector work to improve the public health, this is a unique opportunity to boost your team's capacity and skills through a community leadership process. 
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