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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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Universal public health node?

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Graphics show the place of a universal public health node in the following group: Patient, Hospital/health care service provider; RHIO (format data,; identify public health agency,; Universal public health node (patient query, line list query, analytic query, anonymize and reidentify); State/local health department, Federal government.

  • Patient Queries:
    • Mass Casualty- 311 Patient Locator
    • Disaster Medical Response
    • Mandated Reporting
    • Public Health Investigation
    • Tuberculosis All Points Bulletin (APB)
  • Anonymized Line Lists OR Analytic Queries:
    • Non-Mandated Reporting
    • Syndromic Surveillance
    • Viral (incl. Influenza) Surveillance
    • Abx resistance patterns
    • Quality Reporting

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