Illinois Public Health Community Map

Illinois Public Health Community Map

The purpose of the map is to make information about the quality of health in communities available to the public. Coupling GIS and health data is useful for advocacy, planning, and policy. The Illinois Public Health Community map uses clinical data from hospital and emergency room discharges. This type of data can be used to investigate the health needs of a community, county, or region.

Check it out here!

 

Lisa MacCarrigan, Research Assistant, Vertices, gis@vertices.com

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