The Health Matters in Alexandria Dashboard is live!
The Health Matters Dashboard enables you to search, visualize, compare and share data on health outcomes and on the social determinants that drive health and wellness. The Dashboard has interactive visual features that will help you to understand what elements drive a healthy community, and help you to motivate improvements in conditions to improve community health in general and for subpopulations specifically.
Health Matters in Alexandria provides a comprehensive snapshot of health in our City. The data available on this Dashboard spans multiple categories, each of which has a profound impact on health?
- Government and politics
- Public safety
- Social environment
- Diseases and health conditions
- Healthcare delivery metrics
Development of the Health Matters in Alexandria Dashboard was guided by two fundamental, guiding principles
- Health is more than what happens inside a doctor’s office or hospital
- All residents in Alexandria should have an equal opportunity to achieve good health
With these guiding principles, and with Dashboard’s plethora of data, analysis functionalities, and report generation capability, you will also have connectivity to community organizations whose work addresses community health... so you will know which direction to take action!
The Health Matters in Alexandria Dashboard is located here: http://www.healthmattersalexandria.org/
A brief YouTube overview of the Health Matters in Alexandria Dashboard is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=INiQTam41Fs