Identification

Name

Louisiana Early Event Detection System

Short name

LEEDS

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Jenna Iberg Johnson, MSPH, jenna.iberg@la.gov
Organizations
(1) Department of Health and Hospitals (Louisiana)
Update frequency

Daily

Created

2014-06-11 18:50:26+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 22:03:05.779142+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

Louisiana Early Event Detection System (LEEDS) is a web-based reporting system that automatically processes hospital Emergency Department and Urgent Care data to identify visits indicative of specific syndromes tracked by the Louisiana Office of Public Health (OPH).

Goals
(1) Early detection
URL http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/1000
URL (alternate) http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/assets/oph/Center-PHCH/Center-CH/infectious-epi/LEEDS/LEEDSSyndromicSurveillanceInLA111913a.pdf
Related system
(1) Louisiana Infectious Disease Epidemiology Program ()

Disease and Geography

Disease transmission types
(1) Air-borne
(2) Ingestion
(3) Sexually transmitted
(4) Water-borne
Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant
(2) Emerging or re-emerging
(3) Select agents or toxins
(4) Vaccine preventable
(5) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) ED/Hospital Records