CSTE Webinar on State Innovations in Active Monitoring – 3/4/2015

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Speakers: Dr. Laura Edison, Georgia Department of Public Health; Karl Soetebier, Georgia Department of Public Health; Stacey Hoferka, Illinois Department of Public Health; Jennifer Vahora, Illinois Department of Public Health

Objectives:

At the end of the session, the participant will be able to:
  • Demonstrate how existing notifiable disease reporting systems can be adapted to accommodate Ebola active monitoring surveillance
  • Understand the processes Georgia has developed, and how a novel Ebola active monitoring system to accommodate active monitoring was rapidly designed and implemented with limited human resources
  • Describe the use of the Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) for public health outbreak data management
  • Discuss the technical and program aspects of implementing REDCap into public health surveillance and response activities
  • Compare two web-based data management systems for use in active monitoring

Webinar Slides