Listed below are existing surveillance reports developed by various programs. They include cross-cutting components that are applicable to various surveillance programs and are well aligned with CDC recommendations and policies. New reports will continue to be identified and added to the collection.
- National Strategy for Biosurveillance
CDC’s role in supporting the strategy is to continue making the best use of electronic health data, managing unstructured health data, integrating biosurveillance data so health-related information can be shared rapidly, and strengthening global disease detection and cooperation with global health partners.
- CDC’s Vision for Public Health Surveillance in the 21st Century
This MMWR supplement summarizes the deliberations of CDC scientists who met in September of 2009 to recommend a strategic framework for advancing public health surveillance in the 21st century.
- Use of Selected Clinical Preventive Services Among Adults — United States, 2007–2010 [1.6 MB, 84 Pages]
This MMWR supplement provides baseline information on a set of clinical preventive services identified as public health priorities by CDC before implementation of these recent reforms and discusses opportunities to increase the use of such services.
- Methodologic Changes in the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System in 2011 and Potential Effects on Prevalence Estimates
This report provides updated information regarding recent changes to the BRFSS methodology for the 2011 data release. The information addresses the adoption of the new weighting method and the variation in prevalence estimates with the addition of cellular telephones to the sample.