Identification

Name

Dirección de Epidemiología, Argentina

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Juan Herrmann, Director of Epidemiology
Organizations
(1) Ministry of Health (Argentina)
Update frequency

Weekly

Created

2015-03-18 19:52:01+00:00

Modified

2016-03-04 21:49:49.311029+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Department of Epidemiology in Argentina works to record, analyze and communicate information regarding epidemiologically important diseases and promote the collection of statistical data in all health centers. IN addition, they work to promote or schedule actions of prevention, care and eradication of infectious diseases, and promote the development of research studies on communicable, acute prevalent and preventable diseases.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Early warning
URL http://www.msal.gov.ar/index.php/home/ministro-salud
URL (alternate) http://www.msal.gov.ar/index.php/home/boletin-integrado-de-vigilancia

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) Laboratory Records
(3) Official Reports