Wanted to share several articles that discusses how law enforcement agencies are fighting the US opioid epidemic with the ArcGIS Platform. More specifically, they are using Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS to help monitor and track overdoses in real-time. This app enables you to monitor, track, and assess your daily operations. 1. Tech's war…(Show moreShow less)
Esri is offering a 1-day ArcGIS Public Health Workshop at 2 locations (Boston and Philadelphia areas) at the end of September (see dates below). This free training event is ideal for personnel who work in the health and human services industry and want to learn more about GIS and the ArcGIS Platform. Understanding the role of geography is…(Show moreShow less)
In a recent report, drug overdose deaths increased by 88% between 2000 and 2015 and nearly half of all deaths were due to accidental prescription drug overdoses. Find out how Orange County used GIS to better understand the opioid epidemic in their Story Map.
Are you a professional in the Health and Human Services industry? Does your work involve: • Determining and addressing health-related trends and patterns? • Collecting and gathering data from the field? • Understanding and analyzing health data in a spatial context? • Educating and collaborating with a diverse set of stakeholders? Would you…(Show moreShow less)
Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) turned to GIS to optimize provider networks and connect its members quickly to the services that they need. Learn more about how they mapped a better health plan here: http://arcg.is/2xatwZO
Does your organization struggle with knowing where to best use its resources in areas of need? Emerus did. Click here to read more about how Emerus used geographic information systems (GIS) to bring healthcare to underserved populations: http://arcg.is/2vBwhFt
Direct Relief has partnered with Pfizer, one of the world’s premier biopharmaceutical companies, to work on a common goal: connect the supply of naloxone with community health centers and build their capacity to respond to overdose events. Click this link to learn more about how Direct Relief has saved many lives, one dose of naloxone at a…(Show moreShow less)
Do you want your organization to stay step ahead of any disaster? Our Public Health Preparedness White Paper can help! Click here to download the White Paper and learn more: Public Health Preparedness: Be a step ahead of disaster