Insights

Communicating the Severity of the Opioid Crisis

Tri-County Health Department, CO needed a central location for opioid epidemic and related data and the tools to visualize and communicate the data Read more

Geo-enabling the Health Information System in Myanmar

Using GIS, Myanmar was able to geo-enable their Health Information System and prioritize services Read more

Mapping a Better Health Plan

The Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) used GIS to do their network adequacy review Read more

Bringing Health Care to Underserved Populations

In order to identify the best location for a health care resource in an underserved area in San Antonio, TX, Emerus used GIS Read more

Fighting against the Opioid Epidemic

This case study shows how Direct Relief used GIS to efficiently and effectively distribute Naloxone to community health centers and help combat the opioid epidemic Read more

Using GIS to Tackle the Opioid Crisis

By using GIS, Esri can help you visualize the opioid problem to better understand and make data driven decisions. Read more

Creating a More Accurate Census of Homeless People in Aurora, CO

Using GIS, the City of Aurora was able to identify and record the location of over 100 people during the homeless point-in-time count Read more

Creating a Healthier Klamath County

Being ranked as the second to last county for health in Oregon caused Klamath County to take action. Read more

An Opioid Strategy Using GIS to Get Ahead of the Crisis

GIS provides mapping and analytics that help target problem areas and better allocate funding. Read more

The Role of Health Care Providers in Making a Healthy Community

GIS helps you to not only understand why community health issues occur and who is impacted but also where you and your partners can make the greatest impact. Read more

OIT Professor Maps Healthcare Hot Spots

A professor at the Oregon Institute of Technology has developed a mapping method to identify health patterns in Klamath Falls as part of the Blue Zones Project Initiative. Read more

New Map Lays Out Data About Northern Kentucky's Heroin Crisis

Northern Kentucky Health Department put the data for the Heroin Crisis all in one place to better inform the community. Read more

Building Healthy Communities with GIS-based Mobile Data Collection

From government to non-profits, all forms of organizations are working toward making their community a healthy one. Learn how mobile data collection can increase collaboration between these stakeholders and help impact the health of their residents. Read more

Enabling Mobile Data Collection for the Love Your Heart Event

County of San Diego Health and Human Services goes mobile while providing free blood pressure screenings and it relates to their overall health. Read more

New Mexico Connects Departments with Their Communties

New Mexico created a central, collaborative data service that not only provides data in a geospatial format through ArcGIS Online, but teaches users how to explore and interpret the data. Read more

Bring Your Community Health Needs Assessment to Life

A Community Health Needs Assessment should not simply fulfill a legal requirement; it should be actionable. Find out how taking the data that has a geographic component and putting it in the GIS will give you a new perspective. Read more

Impacting Homelessness

Transform field data into actionable intelligence. Learn how to use a modern solution to capture data, conduct analytics, communicate with one open system, achieve operational awareness, and engage with your community. Read more

GIS Maps Hospital Efforts

This article by HealthcareDive discusses how GIS is being used in the healthcare space to help create healthier populations. Read more