Division of Health Informatics and Surveillance (DHIS)
CDC Announces Release of NBS 6.0 Surveillance Information System
The CDC Division of Health Informatics and Surveillance is pleased to announce the availability of NBS 6.0, the newest version of the National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS) Base System (NBS). NBS is an integrated information system that helps local, state, and territorial public health departments manage reportable disease data and send notifiable disease data to CDC.
WONDER makes health data available for public health research, decision making, priority setting, program evaluation, and resource allocation.
Countermeasure and Response Administration System (CRA) is an emergency response information system that tracks the administration and dispensing of countermeasures to local populations.
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.
NBS is an integrated information system that helps local, state, and territorial public health departments manage reportable disease data and send notifiable disease data to CDC.
The PHIN Public Health Directory (PHIN DIR) is a repository of information about people, organizations, and jurisdictions important to public health programs and of the roles that people play within organizations.
PHINMS is software that securely sends and receives any message type and facilitates interoperability among public health information systems.
PHIN VADS provides standard vocabularies to CDC and its public health partners in one place as a web-based enterprise vocabulary system.
PHIN Vocabulary Standards is a key component in supporting the development and deployment of standards-based public health information systems.