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Resources by Topic: Public health

CDC COVID Data Tracker
Provides access to maps, charts, and data from the CDC on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and issues related to COVID-19. Includes data on cases, deaths, and hospitalizations for each county and cases and deaths nationally for metropolitan compared to nonmetro counties. Also covers many other topics at the state and national level, including vaccination, testing, demographics, emergency department visits, and more.
Additional links: COVID-19 Integrated County View, Trends in COVID-19 Cases and Deaths in the United States, by County-level Population Factors
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Tribal Communities - Plan, Prepare, and Respond
Guidance for tribal communities on responding to COVID-19. Includes information on cleaning and disinfecting, social distancing, contact tracing, and more.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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DRA's Response to COVID-19
Provides information on DRA programs and initiatives related to COVID-19. Includes a map of COVID-19 cases in the region, as well as county-level planning reports.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Delta Regional Authority
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COVID-19 Demographic and Economic Resources
Provides access to U.S. Census Bureau data useful in pandemic-related decision-making, as well as data from other federal agencies. Offers state and county impact planning reports that provide sociodemographic data, including data on at-risk populations, poverty, and health insurance coverage. Also provides data on businesses and employment.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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Coronavirus Resources for Local Health Departments
Provides access to county-level data related to the impact of COVID-19 to inform local public health department planning. Includes case counts, trends over time, hospital bed counts, health insurance coverage, and more.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Association of County and City Health Officials
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National Association of County and City Health Officials: Our Response Efforts Around COVID-19
Identifies resources and best practices for local health departments responding to COVID-19.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Association of County and City Health Officials
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National Governors Association: COVID-19: What You Need To Know
An overview of federal and state actions to address COVID-19, as well as links to state government pages from each state focused on coronavirus. Includes state-level information on vaccination.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Governors Association
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COVID-19 Recovery Clearinghouse
Resources and information to help counties and the hospitals and public health departments they support address COVID-19. Includes information on federal relief funds, as well as the latest news and a variety of resources.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Association of Counties
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State COVID-19 Data and Policy Actions
State-by-state information on COVID-19 cases, vaccinations, and state policy actions, including emergency declarations, cost sharing for testing and treatment, and other actions. Also provides related state-level data on at-risk populations, healthcare provider capacity, influenza and pneumonia deaths, and more.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Kaiser Family Foundation
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Association of State and Territorial Health Officials: COVID-19
Public health resources and information addressing COVID-19 issues. Includes state and territorial COVID-19 emergency declarations, elective medical procedure guidance, and testing prioritization guidance.
Date: 04/2021
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
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