Identification

Name

Hellenic Center for Disease Control & Prevention

Short name

HCDCP

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Christos Hadjichristodoulou, Chief editor, xhatzi@med.uth.gr
Organizations
(1) Ministry of Health (Greece)
Update frequency

Monthly

Created

2015-03-19 19:44:01+00:00

Modified

2016-03-23 23:52:55.849165+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The HCDCP Department of Epidemiological Surveillance and Intervention is primarily responsible for the epidemiological surveillance of infectious diseases in Greece. The main fields of action in this department include the mandatory notifiable disease system, the sentinel system, and the laboratory surveillance system.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

2010

URL http://www2.keelpno.gr/blog/?page_id=4452&lang=en
URL (alternate) http://www2.keelpno.gr/blog/?lang=en

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) Laboratory Records
(3) Official Reports