Health data—use it or miss out. Here’s how.

Access popular tools and guidance for improving use of health data.

To assist with and promote the use of data to improve health services, the Data Demand and Use Curriculum provides tools to facilitate use of data in decision making and the Assessing Barriers to Data Demand and Use in the Health Sector toolkit provides tools to help data users, producers, and policy makers understand and develop action plans to overcome barriers to data use. These resources have been downloaded over 1,800 times collectively. Use of Community Health Data for Shared Accountability provides guidance on how to use health data to be more responsible and accountable to communities for their health status and has been downloaded over 600 times.