The Census Bureau just released their latest report on the Uninsured. Since 2000, the United States has added 13.4 million to the rolls of the uninsured for healthcare. This is more than the population of Minnesota and Wisconsin combined. Below, we have created a visualization of the impact of this trend.
Hurricane Irene is projected to hit North Carolina and maintain hurricane force winds all the way to New York City this weekend. This area of the country is one of the most populated areas of the United States. The storm’s projected path contains more than 60,000,000 people and 25,000,000 homes. A little under 14 million are children. In total, the area represents 302,587 square miles in our study analysis according to the Census and ESRI.
Recently, we had an opportunity to review the 2009 and 2010 Medicare Market Share Database from the Centers of Medicare Services. Ordinarily, this might seem like a very tedious assignment, but using some advanced analytics from Stratasan, we were able to look at the data in some new ways. Below are our findings from the data to get you to think about strategies to deal with Medicare today and in the future.
The new County Public Health Rankings report was released today. This report is an example that where you live can have an affect on your personal health. Your surroundings can influence your behaviors, but even more importantly is that your behaviors can affect your surroundings.