Identification

Name

Rowan County Health Department - Reportable Disease Surveillance

Status

Active

People
(1) Nina Oliver, Public Health Director, Form available at: http://www.rowancountync.gov/default.asp
Organizations
(1) Division of Public Health (North Carolina) (NC DPH)
(2) Rowan County Health Department
Created

2014-08-20 20:31:06+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 15:45:48.303990+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Rowan County Health Department's mission is to provide and to encourage the provision of quality public health programs that protect and promote health, prevent and control disease, reduce and rehabilitate disability, as well as establish and maintain healthful lifestyles in a safe environment. This department doesn't publish data publicly on their website, but they are part of the reportable disease surveillance system.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
(3) Early detection
URL http://www.rowancountync.gov/GOVERNMENT/Departments/HealthDepartment.aspx
URL (alternate) http://www.rowancountync.gov/GOVERNMENT/Departments/HealthDepartment/HealthyRowan.aspx
Related system
(1) North Carolina Disease Event Tracking and Epidemiologic Collection Tool (NC DETECT)
(2) North Carolina Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NC EDSS)

Disease and Geography

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

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports