Division of Health Informatics and Surveillance (DHIS)
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Surveillance Programs & Systems
Learn how NNDSS defends America from health threats and why CDC is modernizing this critical notifiable diseases surveillance system.
Learn how electronic case reporting (eCR) moves data quickly, securely, and seamlessly from electronic health records in healthcare facilities to public health agencies.
NSSP and its Biosense Platform advance the timely exchange of syndromic data to improve U.S. situational awareness and responsiveness to events.
Wide-ranging Online Data for Epidemiologic Research (WONDER) makes health data available for public health research, decision making, priority setting, program evaluation, and resource allocation.
PHIN Vocabulary Access and Distribution System (VADS) provides standard vocabularies to CDC and its public health partners in one place as a web-based enterprise vocabulary system.
Epi Info™ is a free software suite used globally for outbreak investigations; disease surveillance; and analysis, visualization, and reporting.
Message Evaluation and Testing Service (METS) validates health departments’ NNDSS case notification messages against messaging, vocabulary, and program standards.
MVPS is software that receives, processes, and provisions data for nationally notifiable diseases based on HL7 standards and new technology.
POD Assist is an emergency response information system that is designed to track the administration and dispensing of countermeasures to local populations, usually via points of dispensing (PODs) or vaccination and dispensing clinics.