Hospitals, health agencies track illness online

Isaacs, Lindsay
June 2003
American City & County;Jun2003, Vol. 118 Issue 6, pHS10
Trade Publication
Reports on the online communications network used by the Milwaukee Health Department in Wisconsin, to send health alerts to local hospitals and to collect statistics about the symptoms of emergency room patients. Outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in Milwaukee; Benefits from the system; Incorporation of the online application to the department's bioterrorism response plans.


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