Our mission is to provide sound, credible forecasts to support policy decisions that improve population health and reduce health disparities, by using the best available research evidence and microsimulation analysis - read the infosheet
Health Forecasting is a companion project to Health Impact Assessment (HIA) at UCLA, developer of HIA CLIC. Both projects are housed at the Fielding School of Public Health, Center for Health Advancement.
Health Forecasting News
Center for Health Advancement Presentation at the California Community Foundation:
Health Forecasting Director Dr. Jonathan Fielding unveils the latest Center projects at a community meeting. View photos and presentation here.
Health Forecasting Presentation at the American College of Preventive Medicine Conference:
Read our poster presentation about the impact of hospital-based heart disease interventions in Los Angeles County. View poster.
Orange County Health Forecast Reports Now Online :
Want to know the future of health in Orange County? View report online.
Forecasts for Los Angeles County Service Planning Areas Available:
Access forecasts by Service Planning Area: SPA Health and Population Forecasts
Riverside County Hospital Forecasts Available Online:
View health forecasting reports for nonprofit Riverside County hospitals. Click here: Hospital Catchment Area Health Forecasts
Los Angeles County Hospital Forecasts Available Online:
Access health forecasting reports for Los Angeles County hospitals. Click here to view reports: Hospital Catchment Area Health Forecasts
San Bernardino County Hospital Forecasts Available Online:
Access health forecasting reports for San Bernardino County hospitals. Click here to view reports: Hospital Catchment Area Health Forecasts
Demographic Reports Posted Online:
View service planning area population estimates for hospitals in Southern California counties. These reports lay the foundation for community-level health forecasts for each hospital. Using figures from the 2010 Census and American Community Survey as a baseline, researchers project out demography, health outcomes and the impact of interventions on the community population through 2035. 2010 Demographic Catchment Area Profiles
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