Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

1. What is the TDH Health Data Website?
The TDH Health Data Website is a centralized hub that houses a wide range of public-facing data collected and maintained by various divisions and offices within the Tennessee Department of Health. It provides a user-friendly interface to explore, download, and utilize data and visualizations for research, grants, presentations, reports, and websites.
2. How can I access the data on the platform?
Accessing the data on this website is easy. Simply visit the platform's website and navigate through the available datasets and visualizations. You can search for specific keywords using the search bar at the top, filter data based on your needs, and explore various data formats.
3. Is the data on the platform downloadable?
Yes, all the data and visualizations on this website are easily downloadable. We understand the importance of making data accessible for research and analysis. You can download the data in various formats, such as CSV, Excel, JSON, and more, depending on your requirements.
4. Can I use the data for my research or projects?
Absolutely! The data on this website is made available for public use. You are encouraged to utilize the data for research, grants, presentations, reports, and websites. We believe in fostering collaboration and enabling data-driven decision-making to promote community health.
5. Are there any restrictions on using the data?
While the data on our platform is freely available for use, it is important to note that it may not be sold, repackaged, or reproduced without express written consent. We maintain this policy to ensure the integrity and proper usage of the data, as well as compliance with legal and ethical standards.
6. Can I request specific data that is not currently available on the platform?
If you require specific data that is not currently available on the TDH Health Data Website, we encourage you to submit a formal Data Request. While we strive to include as much relevant data as possible, there may be instances where additional datasets are not yet published. Our team will do their best to assist you in accessing the requested data or provide information on future availability.
7. Who should I contact for more information or support?
For any inquiries, support, or further information about the TDH Open Data Platform, please reach out to our dedicated team by filling out this form. We are here to help answer your questions and assist you in utilizing the platform to its fullest potential!