CHCF launched a data design challenge to promote stimulating visuals that bring to life the story of rising health care costs. Winners have been announced.
The Picture of Health: A Data Design Challenge (2.63 MB)
CHCF is interested in depicting health data in new and inventive ways. To further this goal, we mounted our first health data design competition — The Picture of Health: A Data Design Challenge. Successful entrants explored how CHCF could present health cost data in a compelling and comprehensive manner, targeting policymakers and the public.
Winning entries, seen in the slideshow below with links when available, were:
A five-member panel judged entries based 40% on their creativity and inventiveness, 30% on their educational components, and 30% on the persuasiveness and elegance of the presentations.
Entrants were required to use portions of the provided data sources, including a the data behind the 2011 edition of CHCF's annual California Health Care Almanac report Health Care Costs 101. Complete contest rules and data sets are available as a Document Download.
Press Release 6/14/12