Applying the NIEM Standard to the Opioid Epidemic, COVID-19, and Other Problems

News

News

November 30, 2020

Applying the NIEM Standard to the Opioid Epidemic, COVID-19, and Other Problems

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s the value of data. As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the U.S. earlier this year, most states were unprepared to deal with it. Those states that have “followed the data” have more successfully managed the epidemic’s toll on public health and the local economy. But for many states, information sharing and data analysis is a perpetual challenge. To glean insights, data points must be integrated from various agencies, jurisdictions, healthcare, and social services entities, among others. Read the full article on the Dataversity site.