Identification

Name

Defense Medical Epidemiology Database

Short name

DMED

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2012-10-15 16:08:27+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 17:13:47.099213+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The DMED provided remote access to a subset of data contained within the Defense Medical Surveillance System (DMSS). The DMED application provided a user-friendly interface through which users could perform queries regarding disease and injury rates and relative burdens of disease in active duty populations. This system is currently inactive.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Situational awareness
URL https://www.afhsc.mil/Home/AboutDmed
Related system
(1) Defense Medical Surveillance System (DMSS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) All States and Territories
Disease properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Ambulance/EMT Records
(2) ED/Hospital Records