Identification

Name

Arkansas National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System

Short name

ADH NEDSS

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Department of Health (Arkansas) (ADH)
Update frequency

Real-time

Created

2014-06-20 20:39:25+00:00

Modified

2016-07-06 20:25:36.237373+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) is an active participant in the National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS). Developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), NEDSS is a system to improve the public health monitoring of diseases. The scope of the ADH NEDSS project includes collecting and analysis of public health disease surveillance data for those conditions on the list of national and state notifiable diseases.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
URL http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programsServices/epidemiology/Surveillance/Pages/Nedss.aspx
URL (alternate) http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programsServices/epidemiology/Documents/10YRSummary.pdf
Related system
(1) National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Arkansas
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) ED/Hospital Records
(3) Laboratory Records