Identification

Name

South Dakota Department of Health - Health Data and Statistics

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Lon Kightlinger , State Epidemiologist, lon.kightlinger@state.sd.us
Organizations
(1) Department of Health (South Dakota)
Update frequency

Monthly

Created

2014-06-12 21:48:15+00:00

Modified

2016-03-06 04:55:40.508524+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The South Dakota Department of Health collects and processes mandatory reports of communicable diseases by physicians, hospitals, laboratories, and institutions. It additionally collects reports of foodborne illness and conducts investigations.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Situational awareness
URL http://doh.sd.gov/statistics/surveillance/
URL (alternate) http://doh.sd.gov/statistics/

Disease and Geography

Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant
(2) Emerging or re-emerging
(3) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(4) Vaccine preventable
(5) Zoonotic

Datastreams

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