disease surveillance

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disease surveillance

In epidemiology and public health, the identification of index patients and their contacts; the detection of outbreaks and epidemics; the determination of the incidence and demographics of an illness; and the policy making that may prevent further spreading of a disease.
See also: surveillance
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She sought technical assistance for capacity building of faculty and identification of gaps to improve disease reporting.
1 to December 31, 2018 compared to 2017 with (13 deaths) from the different Disease Reporting Units region-wide.
Tenders are invited for provide contractor-hosted or cloud-based solution to replace the disease reporting system (odrs), an infectious disease reporting system.
Currently in India, the main method of collecting information on livestock diseases is through a passive disease reporting system.
Volume of notifiable disease reporting may double with required electronic lab reporting.
Like all US states, North Carolina has state laws and regulations mandating communicable disease reporting (2-4).
The new e-notification system which can be accessed from any healthcare facility, is a must use tool for infectious disease reporting at all healthcare service providers.
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.
The resulting statistical model makes only the most limited number of assumptions surrounding the emergence of a disease, while attempting to compensate for naturally occurring temporal and geographical variations in disease reporting.
Public health officials are also implementing initiatives designed to enhance public health communications and disease reporting. For example, CDC is working to increase the number of participants using its public health communication systems.
Disease reporting procedures should be understood by all appropriate hospital staff and included as part of the pandemic plan.
livestock, including concentrated farming practices, susceptibility to disease, inadequate security and surveillance, passive disease reporting, and insufficient veterinarian training.