Identification

Name

Michigan Disease Surveillance System

Short name

MDSS

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Nancy Grijalva, Assistant to the Director of the Michigan Department of Community Health, grijal
Organizations
(1) Department of Community Health (Michigan) (MDCH)
Created

2014-06-11 21:06:08+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 14:19:41.829806+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The MDSS is a Web based communicable disease reporting system, developed for the state of Michigan. It facilitates coordination among local, State and Federal Public Health Agencies and provides for the secure transfer, maintenance and analysis of communicable disease surveillance information.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
URL w.michigan.gov/mdch/0,4612,7-132-2945_5104_31274-96814--,00.html
URL (alternate) http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,4612,7-132-2944_5320---,00.html
Related system
(1) National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)
(2) Real-Time Outbreak and Disease Surveillance (RODS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Michigan
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) ED/Hospital Records
(2) ED/Hospital Records
(3) Laboratory Records
(4) Personal Communication