Identification

Name

Georgia Department of Public Health - Health Data

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Department of Public Health (Georgia)
Update frequency

Unknown

Created

2014-06-10 16:12:04+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:47:36.058194+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is the lead agency in preventing disease, injury and disability; promoting health and well-being; and preparing for and responding to disasters from a health perspective. All Georgia physicians, laboratories, and other health care providers are required by law to report patients with the conditions listed under Notifiable Disease Reporting Requirements. Both laboratory confirmed and clinical diagnoses are reportable within the specified time interval.

Year start

2011

URL http://dph.georgia.gov/disease-reporting
URL (alternate) http://dph.georgia.gov/health-data-and-statistics
Related system
(1) State electronic notifiable disease surveillance system (SendSS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Georgia
Disease properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(3) Vaccine preventable
(4) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports
(2) Official Reports