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    Michigan Disease Surveillance System Background

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    Michigan Disease Surveillance System
    Background
    What is the Michigan Disease Surveillance System (MDSS)?
    • The MDSS is a Web based communicable disease reporting system developed for the state of Michigan.
    • It has been developed to national data standards (Logical Data Model, Public Health Information Network, National Electronic Disease Surveillance System)

    Why has the MDSS been developed?
    • To facilitate coordination among local, State and Federal Public Health Agencies
    • To provide for the secure transfer, maintenance and analysis of communicable disease surveillance information
    • To promote participation from a variety of stakeholders including public health, health care providers and medical laboratories
    • To address needs in many areas of traditional disease surveillance, emergent infectious diseases and biological terrorism



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     •  Surveillance Systems in Michigan
     •  Electronic Laboratory Data Submission to MDCH and the MDSS
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     •  Michigan Syndromic Surveillance System
     •  MDSS Guides and References
     •  MDSS Login
     •  MDSS Role Specific Information
     •  MDSS Frequently Asked Questions
     •  MDSS News and Notes
     •  Communicable Disease Reporting in Michigan
     •  Communicable Disease Case Definitions and Case History Forms
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