Data: Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force Report

by Ivanne Guevara https://dshs.texas.gov/.../legislative/2016Reports/M3TFBiennialReport2016-7-15.pdf Mortality rates have risen in the past 10 years despite medical improvements, according to the 2014 Maternal Mortality and Mobidity Task Force Report. The data in this report comes from the Department of State Health Services from September 2014, so it is a raw and reliable source. While 2014 is not … Continue reading Data: Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force Report

Data: Medicaire Part D Opioid Prescription Mapping Tool

by Emily Burleson Data home page: https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Medicare-Provider-Charge-Data/Part-D-Prescriber.html Map: http://ccw.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/index.html?appid=ff927984d4764a46ba63af104d1a091b The data I'm referencing in this blog post is downloaded to my computer in a CSV file, but a link to the bigger data sets and mapping tool is above. It's coming from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, which provides health insurance to … Continue reading Data: Medicaire Part D Opioid Prescription Mapping Tool