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An Information Service of the Public Health Management Corporation
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Since 1983, Public Health Management Corporation's (PHMC) Community Health Data Base (CHDB) has served the information needs of health and human service agencies in the Southeastern Pennsylvania region by providing up-to-date and reliable community-level health and social service data.

The CHDB is funded by the Pew Charitable Trusts, the William Penn Foundation, the United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania, & local hospital systems & health and human service organizations.

Please visit the CHDB website monthly for new data findings and member highlights!


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A Look at Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Access in Southeastern Pennsylvania

March is National Nutrition Month, an annual campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to bring attention to the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. In honor of National Nutrition Month, PHMC’s Center for Data Innovation and Community Health Data Base are highlighting data from the 2012 Southeastern Pennsylvania (SEPA) Household Health Survey on the health and nutrition of residents in this region.  The SEPA Household Health Survey is a survey of 10,000 households in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties.  This article specifically examines fruit and vegetable consumption, access to fruits and vegetables in one’s neighborhood, and how these indicators relate to health status and chronic conditions.


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The Food Trust
The Food Trust, an affiliate of the CHDB, is a nationally recognized nonprofit dedicated to ensuring access to affordable, nutritious food and information to make healthy decisions.

The NEW Center for Data Innovation and CHDB Website Coming Soon!
PHMC's Center for Data Innovation (CDI) and Community Health Data Base is launching a NEW website this spring. Stay tuned for the upcoming release date!
NEW! 2014 Member Survey Development Discussion
Save the Date for the 2014 Survey Development Discussion on June 26th! Invitations will follow and lunch will be provided.
Center for Data Innovation Awarded County Health Rankings Grant!
PHMC's Center for Data Innovation (CDI)is excited to announce its recent award to serve as Pennsylvania's State Team Lead in the rollout of the 2014 County Health Rankings and Roadmaps.
Data from PHMC's SEPA Household Health Survey Gets Published!
Click here for exciting news about the use of PHMC's 2010 Household Health Survey data in a published article examining the health status of adults in SEPA in recovery.

Dynamic mapping of key indicators through our new PolicyMap widget Click here!