Identification

Name

Maryland Infectious Disease Bureau

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (Maryland) (DHMH)
Created

2014-06-11 20:06:36+00:00

Modified

2016-03-31 21:47:16.799432+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Infectious Disease Bureau includes the Center for Immunization, the Center for Zoonotic and Vector-borne Diseases, the Adult Viral Hepatitis Prevention program, the Center for STI Prevention, the Center of HIV Prevention and Health Services, and the Tuberculosis control program. The Bureau collects information on this conditions/other notifiable diseases, and provides services.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
URL http://phpa.dhmh.maryland.gov/SitePages/infectious_disease.aspx
URL (alternate) http://phpa.dhmh.maryland.gov/sitepages/idb_content.aspx

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Maryland
Disease transmission types
(1) Air-borne
(2) Ingestion
(3) Sexually transmitted
(4) Vector-borne
(5) 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) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) Laboratory Records