Health data is a powerful tool when it can be used to create tools that support families, the work of key nonprofits and government agencies , and the broader public.
Asthma Visualization Tool, which helps medical experts, government leaders and concerned citizens pinpoint environmental factors that contribute to higher asthma rates in California communities.
New York Times Interactive Immunization Map which was built using CHHS Immunization data, and enabled an informative, interactive map that could help the public easily find out the vaccination rate for every Kindergarten class in California.
Yelp’s LIVES Standard, which brings restaurant health inspection scores to restaurant ratings.
New York State - Nursing Home Data/Visualization, how New York’s first responders used open data on nursing home locations in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene.
Chicago: FluShot Finder, a map-based web application that helps users find nearby clinics offering free flu shots by entering in their address or by using a GPS-enabled mobile device.