Identification

Name

Tennessee Reportable Diseases

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Department of Health (Tennessee)
Update frequency

Weekly

Created

2014-06-12 22:07:46+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 16:51:36.887764+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

State of Tennessee regional and local health departments report notifiable diseases as well as foodborne outbreaks to the NBS system which in turn notifies the CDC. It also provides a platform for epidemiologists to analyze data and create reports.

Goals
(1) Situational awareness
URL http://tn.gov/health/topic/ceds-weeklyreports
URL (alternate) http://tn.gov/health
Related system
(1) National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Tennessee
Disease transmission types
(1) Ingestion
(2) Sexually transmitted
(3) Vector-borne
(4) Water-borne
Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant
(2) Emerging or re-emerging
(3) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(4) Select agents or toxins
(5) Vaccine preventable
(6) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) Laboratory Records
(3) Personal Communication