Identification

Name

OzFoodNet Outbreak Database

Short name

OFN

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) New South Wales Government Health (NSW Health)
Update frequency

Monthly

Created

2012-10-09 19:07:53+00:00

Modified

2016-04-04 17:34:55.462063+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

OzFoodNet network was established to collaborate nationally in the investigation of foodborne disease. OzFoodNet conducts studies on the burden of illness and coordinates national investigations into outbreaks of foodborne disease. OzFoodNet reports quarterly on investigations of gastroenteritis outbreaks and clusters of disease potentially related to food.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

2000

URL http://www.ozfoodnet.gov.au/
URL (alternate) http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/PublicHealth/Infectious/oz_foodnet.asp

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports