disease registry

disease registry

Public health A surveillance system that collects and maintains structured records on the new cases of a specific disease or condition for a specified time period and population; a DR analyzes, and interprets data those with a common illness or adverse health condition
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Breysse, director of the National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), took time out of his busy schedule to meet with Dr.
KHIN), a health information exchange organization (HIO), today announced that e-MDs' electronic health records (EHR) technology is the first to exchange provider data directly with the newly-created Kansas infectious disease registry.
There is now a European Pregnancy & Heart Disease Registry, set up in 2007 by the European Society of Cardiology.
The targeted official is Christopher Portier, director of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
The Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR) reports that chromium "has been found in at least 1,127 of the 1,669 National Priorities List sites identified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) has faced concerns related to the quality of some of the public health products it publishes.
The first-ever West Virginia Alzheimer's Disease Registry to collect data on patients and the disease in order to better inform state allocation of resources and to help guide BRNI research.
The Agency for Toxic Substance and Disease Registry (ATSDR) is determining if there is an association between exposure to the water and certain adverse health effects.
Previous appointments at CDC and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) include Scientific Technical Advisor for a $4 million congressionally mandated applied research program which addressed data needs for hazardous substances identified by ATSDR.
Department of Health and Human Services' Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry notes that certain states, Native America tribes, and U.
A diabetes disease registry and an automated disease reporting system are significantly increasing diabetes candidate identification for a Santa Cruz RHIO, as well as lowering response times to public health issues via a greater Cincinnati area RHIO.
In 2002, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry received funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to collaborate with the city department in the creation of the World Trade Center Health Registry.