Digital Resources

The eCR team offers a variety of resources for learning about eCR and communicating its importance to healthcare organizations and public health agencies.

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The Difference Between eCR and Traditional Case Reporting

Learn the difference between eCR and traditional case reporting. See how eCR is a faster process to receive and send more complete data.

Fact Sheets

eCR Now is a strategic initiative that allows for rapid adoption and implementation of eCR for COVID-19. eCR improves COVID-19 reporting immediately and allows expansion to all reportable conditions.

eCR Now: COVID-19 Electronic Case Reporting for Healthcare Providers

eCR Now: COVID-19 Electronic Case Reporting for Healthcare Providers

eCR Now: COVID-19 Electronic Case Reporting for Public Health Agencies

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eCR Now: COVID-19 Electronic Case Reporting for Healthcare Providers

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How Does Electronic Case Reporting (eCR) Work?

Learn how eCR works through an example of the eCR process.

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How does electronic case reporting (eCR) work

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eCR helps providers fulfill their legal case reporting requirements in every state.

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Implement electronic case reporting to help your providers fulfill their legal requirements in every state

Ways to Learn More

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Use this image in social media posts to show how eCR helps public health agencies fit together all the pieces of the puzzle.

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Webinars

Implementing Electronic Case Reporting (eCR) for COVID-19

American Health Information Management Association Webinar

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June 24, 2020
Laura Conn, eCR lead for CDC, discusses how eCR can help healthcare organizations fulfill their mandatory public health reporting requirements for COVID-19 while reducing the administrative burden on physicians and other hospital staff. Learn how to join the eCR Now initiative for rapid implementation of eCR for COVID-19.

 

Why it’s Essential to Improve Data Collection and Reporting

American Medical Association COVID-19 Daily Video Update

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June 4, 2020
American Medical Association (AMA) Chief Experience Officer Todd Unger speaks with healthcare professionals on the need for improved data collection and reporting on COVID-19. Speakers include Laura Conn, Andrea Garcia from the American Medical Association, and Janet Hamilton from the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists.

Page last reviewed: December 2, 2020