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    Asset Mapping and GIS

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    Define the concepts of asset-mapping and GIS mapping. Describe one major advantage and one major limitation for each concept in the context of conducting a community health assessment. Include a specific example of an instance when it would be recommended to use one concept rather than the other and explain why this is the case for that situation.

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    The advantage that GIS mapping has is that it represents user-friendly data, which better provides users with the information to make evidence-based decisions for program planning in addition to making health information more accessible and easier for community stakeholders to interpret. They have an ability to graphically depict data by ...

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    This solution defines the concepts of asset-mapping and GIS mapping, identifying one major advantage and one major limitation for each concept. Additionally, the solution discusses both concepts in terms of conducting a community health assessment and how those advantages and limitations apply in that context, illustrated by specific examples.

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