COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources

New Items Added November 29, 2020



NYS GIS Association COVID Coordination Session (10/21/2020)

This is the recording of the Oct 21st, 2020 COVID Coordination Session which includes ESRI’s Community Contact Tracing and Vaccine Distribution efforts, as well as Dr. Gretchen Culp’s efforts as part of the NYC DOH to geocode and analyze COVID cases.

Hunter College CARSI (Center for Advanced Research of Spatial Information Model:

Articles from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, including access to data and R address cleaning package:

New/Updated ESRI Resource

The COVID-19 Vaccine Resources Hub will be continually updated with vaccine distribution resources. And for Community Contact Tracing, here is a link to a comprehensive overview Community Contact Tracing: A Method to Modernize and Enhance Contact Tracing Webinar (1:00:59) and I attached a slightly updated One-Pager which highlights more of the analytic workflows and software requirements.

COVID Risk Levels Dashboard from the Harvard Global Health Institute:  

Open Community Forum: COVID-19 Technology & GIS Hot Wash (Part 1)

COVID-19 Test Site locator application:

COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

National Pandemic GIS Task Force Strategy Action Plan

NSGIC “Joint Statement on the Value of GIS in the Pandemic:

NYS County by County COVID-19 cases is here:

Get Involved: How You Can Help

NYS COVID-19 Technology Swat Team –

NYS Information (Governor’s Office) on Novel Coronavirus –

A Guide to Reopening NY & Building Back Better –

Regional Monitoring Dashboard –

United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker (Extract to excel… map)

The SEDAC Global COVID-19 Viewer (shows the density of population in relationship to reported coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases at country and sub-national levels)

Google has published aggregated global mobility data. The reports chart movement trends over time by geography, across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.
    New York –  29_US_New_York_Mobility_Report_en.pdf

Coronavirus Response Tool (Coronavirus Response is a collection of maps and apps that can be used by Public Health agencies to understand the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and share authoritative information about the pandemic with your community. This ArcGIS Solution can now be quickly deployed in your organization with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool

Every county in the US has been affected by COVID-19 in different ways. The ArcGIS Business Analyst team at Esri created this web app showing how every county has been impacted to assist with response planning.  Scroll down to Suffolk County on the right side:

NYS DOH public data website

1Point3Acres (Volunteer created but adopted by CDC)

Esri has been fielding an increasing number of questions and inquiries from Public Health and Emergency Management organizations on a state and local level regarding COVID-19, especially “What are other organizations similar to mine doing?”  We’d like to share some recent info/examples we’ve been made aware of that you may find useful.   These solutions leverage capabilities many of you already possess within your current Esri deployments.  

Additional COVID-19 data sources that are available to the public.

Authoritative Source (OCONUS)
– World Health Organization (WHO) Dashboard:
– Situation Report:
– European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control:

Authoritative Source (CONUS)
– HHS/CDC Situational Summary:
– HHS ASPR GIS Secure Map Service (Confirmed Cases); (Send email to me for access information)
– U.S. Department of State – Travel Advisory Levels:,16.054165201,134.281333715,45.457053067 ; Feature Map          Service:

Feature Layer by CSSE_GIS and Data:

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases, provided by JHU CSSE:

Esri’s Disaster Response Program assists with disasters worldwide as part of our corporate citizenship: with a NY map by county

Example COVID19 HUB Page: Please review the Seneca Nation COVID19 GIS HUB page as an example

Here are some example projects people are putting together:
Here’s a great Hub example from Montgomery Co., PA:

State of Washington dashboard:

Missouri COVID-19 Impact Planning Report Viewer: Application that was developed using the process outlined in the Infographic blog