Identification

Name

Hyde County Health Department - Reportable Disease Surveillance

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Wesley P. Smith, Health Director, wsmith@hydehealth.com
Organizations
(1) Division of Public Health (North Carolina) (NC DPH)
(2) Hyde County Health Department
Created

2014-07-30 14:38:00+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 21:45:06.260706+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

Their mission is to promote, protect and assure the health of Hyde County and surrounding areas by providing public health services essential for a safe and healthy community. Programs include disease prevention and control, preparedness and response to emergent diseases and events, environmental health, home health, in-home aide, medication assistance, WIC nutrition and supplemental food, and personal health programs, such as family planning and child health. They are part of the reportable disease network in North Carolina, although they do not publish reports publicly.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
(3) Situational awareness
URL http://hydehealth.com/
Related system
(1) North Carolina Disease Event Tracking and Epidemiologic Collection Tool (NC DETECT)
(2) North Carolina Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NC EDSS)

Disease and Geography

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

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports