Public Health

#DataSmart Resources: Public Health

A few years ago, Ellen, an 82 year-old widow with a history of heart problems living alone in Anaheim, got on her scale and noticed she was a few poun...

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Education

A Catalog of Civic Data Use Cases

What kinds of operations-enhancing questions have cities asked and answered with data and analytics? The catalog below is an ongoing, regularly-update...

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Social Services

Using Data to Detect Dishonesty

Governments cannot afford to treat fraud as an inevitable cost. Tax evasion alone costs the United States Federal Government more than $400 billion ea...

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Public Health

#DataSmart News: Public Health

June 16, 2017: Using Data to Fight the Opioid Epidemic Prescription drug monitoring programs—government-run databases designed to track how doctors a...

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Social Services

Integrated Data Systems are Key to “Pay for Success” in Cuyahoga County (Cleveland)

Families who receive social services frequently need help from more than one public system. Typically, they struggle with an array of problems requiri...

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