Mapping hospital capacity, chronic health conditions, and more can help identify places that may need to add hospital beds as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds.
The need for public school counselors is acute, and yet counselors are scarce. Nearly 1in 5 students don’t have access to a counselor in their school.
Public libraries are as important to adult job seekers as they are to young readers, and need up-to-date data about their patrons and their patrons’ needs.
PolicyMap’s Elizabeth Nash moderated a panel at APDU 2017 on innovative uses of public data in education and other public policy areas.
New Hospital Quality Data and 500 Cities Health Data on PolicyMap