Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities, and are suitable for adaptation by other communities.

The Public Health Disparities Geocoding Project

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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Data Collection and Analysis
Healthcare Access and Quality
Tools Included
Outside U.S.

Data Collection and Reporting

The purpose of the project is to offer clear concepts, methods, data, and programming code to improve monitoring of, as well as actions to address health inequities, accomplished by using geocoding to link area-based social metrics to public health data.

Resource Details

Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

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Setting(s) of Implementation

Geographic Area of Implementation

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