Identification

Name

Western Regional Health Office

Short name

WRHO

Status

Active

Category

System

Organizations
(1) Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH)
Created

2014-07-16 19:17:18+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 18:42:43.363493+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Western Regional Health Office works with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) to implement strategic priorities, improve communication with health officials, improve regional integration of other MDPH systems, help people navigate MDPH services and resources, and help coordinate responses to local public health emergencies in concert with the appropriate bureaus.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
(3) Situational awareness
URL http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/admin/comm-office/regional-health-offices/western-regional-health-office.html
Related system
(1) Automated Epidemiological and Geotemporal Integrated Surveillance System (AEGIS)
(2) Massachusetts Virtual Epidemiologic Network (MAVEN)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Massachusetts
Disease properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(2) Vaccine preventable
(3) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports