Identification

Name

Division of Global Migration and Quarantine

Short name

DGMQ

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Created

2014-06-20 19:41:56+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 17:41:59.805132+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

According to federal regulations, CDC requires the master of a ship destined for a U.S. port to report immediately any death or certain illnesses among the ship’s passengers or crew. Cruise ships should report deaths and illnesses (non-gastrointestinal) to the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (DGMQ).

Year start

2014

URL http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/cruise/reporting-deaths-illness/index.html
URL (alternate) http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/QuarantineStationContactListFull.html
Related system
(1) Maritime Illness and Death Reporting System (MIDRS)

Disease and Geography

Disease properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports