Identification

Name

GP Out-of-Hours Unscheduled Care Surveillance System

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Public Health England (PHE)
Update frequency

Weekly

Created

2012-10-19 21:04:11+00:00

Modified

2016-03-18 22:30:05.274412+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The GP system monitors daily out-of-hours/unscheduled primary care activity and, therefore, complements existing GP surveillance systems by monitoring activity across evenings, overnight, weekends and public holidays. Daily analysis/weekly reporting (daily reporting possible during national incidents/alerts) is provided as well as a weekly surveillance bulletin.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

2014

URL http://www.hpa.org.uk/Topics/InfectiousDiseases/InfectionsAZ/RealtimeSyndromicSurveillance/SyndromicSystemsAndBulletinArchive/GPOutofHoursUnscheduledCareSurveillanceSystem/

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) England
Disease transmission types
(1) Air-borne
(2) Ingestion
(3) Water-borne

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records