NSSP Update – January 2023
A Technical Newsletter for the NSSP Community of Practice | January 2023
The National Syndromic Surveillance Program issues NSSP Update monthly to share the latest Community of Practice activities, technical and program updates, and ways in which syndromic surveillance is improving public health.
SYNDROMIC SURVEILLANCE IN ACTION
A look back at how analysts combined syndromic data with other data sources to identify vulnerable populations.
The Master Facility Table is key to processing site data. A combination of Facility Status and Review Status will show whether data processing is accurate.
TECHNICAL RESOURCE CENTER
The Ultimate Guide for Site Administrators and Query Development: Community and Technical Resources includes many “best of” syndromic surveillance resources and practices.
Analysts can exercise a high level of customization by using free-text queries. They can quickly code free-text queries and rapidly respond to outbreaks, disasters, and health events that unfold. These word clouds capture free-text queries from a national perspective.