HealthMap

Use Case n. 96Use Case n. 583HealthMap brings together disparate data sources to achieve a unified view of the current state of infectious diseases and their effect on health.healthmap.org/BostonMassachusettsBoston, Massachusetts, United States2115 200615NonprofitHealthcareData Management And Analytic ServicesDatabase LicensingSubscriptionsHealthMap is an established global leader in utilizing online informal sources for disease outbreak monitoring and real-time surveillance of emerging public health threats. Running 365/24/7 in 15 languages, HealthMap brings together disparate data sources, including online news aggregators, eyewitness reports, expert-curated discussions and validated official reports. Using natural language processing and machine learning algorithms, HealthMap presents the firehose of information on an intuitive and user-friendly map, achieving a unified and comprehensive view of the current global state of infectious diseases and their effect on human and animal health. The freely available website healthmap.org and mobile app 'Outbreaks Near Me' deliver real-time intelligence on a broad range of emerging infectious diseases for a diverse audience including libraries, local health departments, governments, and international travelers. Various customizations of HealthMap with modified sources and taxonomy enable deep-dive surveillance of specific diseases and/or locations.HealthMap is a project of Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, with commercial licensing operated by a spin-out company, Epidemico. HealthMap is available for public use at no charge; government agencies and private industry partners license HealthMap data feeds for a fee. Key partners and clients include: Google, CDC, WHO, HHS, DOD, USAID, Unilever, Sanofi-Pasteur, and Novartis.
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UsagesUse Case n. 583
TaglineHealthMap brings together disparate data sources to achieve a unified view of the current state of infectious diseases and their effect on health.
Homepagehealthmap.org/
CityBoston
StateMassachusetts
Mapping LocationBoston, Massachusetts, United States
Zip Code2115
CEO
Year Founded2006
Full Time Employees15
Comapny TypeNonprofit
Market CategoriesHealthcare
Revenue SourceData Management And Analytic Services
Revenue SourceDatabase Licensing
Revenue SourceSubscriptions
DescriptionHealthMap is an established global leader in utilizing online informal sources for disease outbreak monitoring and real-time surveillance of emerging public health threats. Running 365/24/7 in 15 languages, HealthMap brings together disparate data sources, including online news aggregators, eyewitness reports, expert-curated discussions and validated official reports. Using natural language processing and machine learning algorithms, HealthMap presents the firehose of information on an intuitive and user-friendly map, achieving a unified and comprehensive view of the current global state of infectious diseases and their effect on human and animal health. The freely available website healthmap.org and mobile app 'Outbreaks Near Me' deliver real-time intelligence on a broad range of emerging infectious diseases for a diverse audience including libraries, local health departments, governments, and international travelers. Various customizations of HealthMap with modified sources and taxonomy enable deep-dive surveillance of specific diseases and/or locations.
Financial InformationHealthMap is a project of Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, with commercial licensing operated by a spin-out company, Epidemico. HealthMap is available for public use at no charge; government agencies and private industry partners license HealthMap data feeds for a fee. Key partners and clients include: Google, CDC, WHO, HHS, DOD, USAID, Unilever, Sanofi-Pasteur, and Novartis.