Identification

Name

Real-Time Outbreak and Disease Surveillance

Short name

RODS

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) M. Cleat Szczepaniak, Administrative Director, RODS Laboratory, cleat@cbmi.pitt.edu
(2) Michael Wagner, Director RODS Laboratory, mmw@cbmi.pitt.edu
Organizations
(1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
(2) University of Pittsburgh
Update frequency

Daily

Created

2014-07-09 16:45:33+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 15:41:43.146798+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

Real-time Outbreak and Disease Surveillance (RODS) is free software for public health surveillance. RODS collects and analyzes disease surveillance data in real time.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Early detection
(3) Early warning
Year start

1999

URL https://www.rods.pitt.edu/site/content/view/15/36/
URL (alternate) http://openrods.sourceforge.net/
Related system
(1) Michigan Disease Surveillance System (MDSS)
(2) National Retail Data Monitor (NRDM)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Alabama
(2) Alaska
(3) All States and Territories
(4) Americas
(5) Arizona
(6) Arkansas
(7) California
(8) Colorado
(9) Connecticut
(10) Delaware
(11) District of Columbia
(12) Florida
(13) Georgia
(14) Hawaii
(15) Idaho
(16) Illinois
(17) Indiana
(18) Iowa
(19) Kansas
(20) Kentucky
(21) Louisiana
(22) Maine
(23) Maryland
(24) Massachusetts
(25) Michigan
(26) Minnesota
(27) Mississippi
(28) Missouri
(29) Montana
(30) Nebraska
(31) Nevada
(32) New Hampshire
(33) New Jersey
(34) New Mexico
(35) New York
(36) North Carolina
(37) North Dakota
(38) Ohio
(39) Oklahoma
(40) Oregon
(41) Pennsylvania
(42) Puerto Rico
(43) Rhode Island
(44) South Carolina
(45) South Dakota
(46) Tennessee
(47) Texas
(48) United States of America
(49) Utah
(50) Vermont
(51) Virginia
(52) Washington
(53) West Virginia
(54) Wisconsin
(55) Wyoming
Geography

Yes

Diseases
(1) Influenza
(2) Respiratory diseases

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) ED/Hospital Records
(2) Sales
(3) Sales