RESEARCH ON HEALTH OF BOSTON DISCUSSION

Spend 60-minutes reviewing data regarding the health of Boston. During your 60-minutes, you can choose to read only one report, or bounce around to all of them.

Boston Health MCPHS LibGuide: 
Boston Public Health Commission, Health of Boston: 
Boston Public Health Commission, Cancer Among City of Boston Residents: 
Boston Public Health Commission, other reports, re: LGBT health, opioid overdoses/substance abuse, healthcare access, children health report, infectious diseases, annual homeless census: 
Boston CHNA-CHIP Collaborative, Community Health Needs Assessment, 

Hospital specific reports
Boston Childrens Hospital, Community Health Needs Assessment, 
Tufts Medical Center, Community Health Needs Assessment, 
Mass General Hospital, Community Health Assessments: 

Prepare and submit a discussion (250-500 words) that analyzes your findings:

Through your review of the health of Boston, what did you find interesting?
Is the health of Boston better or worse than you had initially anticipated? Why did you think this way?
What neighborhoods appear to be the healthiest? Why?
What neighborhoods appear to be the least healthy? Why?
In the order of severity, what are the top five health indicators that warrant a program, intervention, or new policy?

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