Identification

Name

Mississippi State Department of Health - Data and Statistics

Short name

MSDH

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Mary Currier, State Health Officer, web@HealthyMS.com
Organizations
(1) Department of Health (Mississippi) (MSDH)
Created

2014-06-11 21:55:50+00:00

Modified

2016-03-31 22:23:27.181917+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Office of Epidemiology watches occurrences and trends of reportable and chronic diseases, investigates outbreaks of diseases, helps interrupt outbreaks or disease problems, and reports morbidity incidence and trends to the medical community and other target groups.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
URL http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/14,0,73.html
URL (alternate) http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/31,0,261.html

Disease and Geography

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

Datastreams

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