Identification

Name

Sentinelles

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)
Update frequency

Weekly

Created

2012-10-04 19:37:45+00:00

Modified

2016-03-14 22:14:40.641274+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The "Réseau Sentinelles" or Sentinelles Network (a.k.a. French Communicable Diseases Computer Network) is a network of 1300 volunteers “médecins généralistes”, or general practitioners, working throughout the metropolitan regions of France. Its goal is to provide clinical surveillance in France for 10 health indicators. The website provides weekly alerts of disease activity across regions.

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

1984

URL http://websenti.u707.jussieu.fr/sentiweb/?lang=en
URL (alternate) https://websenti.u707.jussieu.fr/sentiweb/?page=database

Datastreams

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