Identification

Name

Florida Disease Reporting and Surveillance

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Department of Health (Florida)
Created

2014-07-15 14:37:09+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:33:07.658748+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Surveillance Epidemiology section works to protect and promote the health of all Floridians from infectious diseases through disease surveillance. This involves the collection and analysis of population level health data; investigation of acute outbreaks; and education and consultation to county, local, and private health agencies on infectious diseases.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Early detection
(3) Early warning
URL http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/disease-reporting-and-management/disease-reporting-and-surveillance/index.html
URL (alternate) http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/disease-reporting-and-management/disease-reporting-and-surveillance/data-and-publications/index.html
Related system
(1) Electronic-Florida Online Reporting of Controlled Substance Evaluation Program (E-FORCSE)
(2) Florida Morbidity Statistics Report ()
(3) Florida Prehospital EMS Tracking and Reporting System (EMSTARS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Florida
Disease transmission types
(1) Sexually transmitted
(2) Vector-borne
(3) Water-borne
Disease properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) ED/Hospital Records
(2) Laboratory Records
(3) Official Reports