Using Big Healthcare Data to Supplement Chikungunya Surveillance in the U.S.
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Greenspan, J., & Valkova, S. (2015). Using Big Healthcare Data to Supplement Chikungunya Surveillance in the U.S. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 7(1). https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v7i1.5744

Abstract

Chikungunya is not a U.S. nationally notifiable disease and tracking travel-associated and locally acquired cases is currently dependent on voluntary reporting via ArboNET. Electronic healthcare reimbursement claims covering a large proportion of visits to providers' offices may help overcome some of the limitations of ArboNET in documenting timing, occurrence, and spread of Chikungunya in the U.S.

https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v7i1.5744
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