Identification

Name

Arizona Medical Electronic Disease Surveillance Intelligence System

Short name

MEDSIS

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Department of Health Services (Arizona) (ADHS)
Update frequency

Weekly

Created

2014-06-16 21:24:16+00:00

Modified

2016-07-06 20:25:09.281255+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Medical Electronic Disease Surveillance Intelligence System (MEDSIS), person-based disease surveillance system for Arizona. The system is web based and centralized.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
URL http://www.azdhs.gov/medsis/index.php
URL (alternate) http://www.azdhs.gov/phs/oids/data/index.htm
Related system
(1) National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Disease and Geography

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

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) Employment/School Records
(3) Laboratory Records