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Notice to Readers: 2008 State Reportable Condition Assessment Results

The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) recently completed work on an assessment that captured information regarding which public health conditions were reportable by clinicians, laboratories, hospitals, or other public health reporters, as mandated by law or regulation in 50 U.S. states, four U.S. territories, and two autonomous reporting jurisdictions (New York City and the District of Columbia). A total of 255 conditions, including infectious conditions and noninfectious conditions (e.g., injuries, cancer, and work-related conditions) were included in the assessment. Results for both the 2008 and 2007 assessments are available, using a web query tool, at http://www.cste.org/dnn/programsandactivities/publichealthinformatics/statereportableconditionsqueryresults/tabid/261/default.aspx.

Feedback concerning the 2008 assessment or the web query tool should be directed to CSTE via e-mail (ldwyer@cste.org). Subject matter experts at CDC or local or state health departments who are interested in helping CSTE develop requirements for the 2009 assessment may also notify CSTE at the same e-mail address.

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