Defining Public Health Situation Awareness - Outcomes and Metrics for Evaluation
PDF
HTML

How to Cite

Olson, D., Mathes, R., Paladini, M., & Konty, K. (2013). Defining Public Health Situation Awareness - Outcomes and Metrics for Evaluation. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 5(1). https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v5i1.4552

Abstract

Situational awareness(SA) is now a frequently used term in public health. As a rationale for syndromic surveillance, SA is rarely defined or described in clear operational terms: What is it? How is it measured? What are its outcomes? How can it be evaluated? This roundtable is intended to serve as a discussion forum on the meaning of SA in public health. The roundtable participants will work towards a consensus definition, measureable public health outcomes, and metrics for evaluation of syndromic surveillance for public health SA.
https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v5i1.4552
PDF
HTML
Authors own copyright of their articles appearing in the Online Journal of Public Health Informatics. Readers may copy articles without permission of the copyright owner(s), as long as the author and OJPHI are acknowledged in the copy and the copy is used for educational, not-for-profit purposes. Share-alike: when posting copies or adaptations of the work, release the work under the same license as the original. For any other use of articles, please contact the copyright owner. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work, including uses infringing the above license. It is the author's responsibility to bring an infringement action if so desired by the author.