An Integrated System for Enteric Disease Surveillance and Outbreak Detection

Kristen Soto, Quyen Phan, Meghan Maloney, Jessica Brockmeyer, Paula Clogher, Therese Rabatsky-Ehr


In Connecticut, foodborne disease surveillance and response is a collaborative effort requiring real-time data sharing between key stakeholders including: DPH Epidemiology, DPH Laboratory, DPH Food Protection Program, Yale EIP, and local health department staff. Since 2011 a centralized electronic surveillance system has been used for routine enteric disease surveillance, cluster detection and monitioring, information sharing among key stakeholders, and documentation.

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Online Journal of Public Health Informatics * ISSN 1947-2579 *