Technical Resource Center

Welcome to the NSSP technical resources page for syndromic surveillance practitioners! These resources will help you bring facilities onboard the BioSense Platform, update your Master Facility Tables, get started using the Platform tools, and comply with HL7 case notifications from mapping guides. If you have questions or would like technical assistance, please contact the Service Deskexternal icon (account required).

Decreases in COVID-19 Cases, Emergency Department Visits, Hospital Admissions, and Deaths Among Older Adults Following Introduction of COVID-19 Vaccine—United States, September 6, 2020–May, 2021

The greater decline in COVID-19 morbidity and mortality in older adults, the age group with the highest vaccination rates, demonstrates the potential impact of increasing population-level vaccination coverage. Read the article.

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Technical Announcement: CSTE Conference Goes Virtual!

Building Bridges to Health ▪ June 13–17, 2021

The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) will hold its annual conference virtually! Conference will host live discussions, on-demand sessions, awards, Q&As, workshops, and plenaries. Learn more at CSTE’s website.external icon

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Page last reviewed: June 8, 2021