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Discovering the New Frontier of Syndromic Surveillance (Pt 6): A Meaningful Use Dialogue on the Missouri Implementation


This webinar is part of the Meaningful Use Webinar Series entitled "Discovering the New Frontier of Syndromic Surveillance: A Meaningful Use Dialogue"

Amy Kelsey will continue the ISDS Meaningful Use webinar series by discussing Missouri's experience with inpatient EHR data.  Her talk will first introduce Missouri's Reporting Rule, as well as Missouri's experience with ESSENCE and BioSense.  Following that, Amy will delve into analytic specifics of message sending and receiving and how these messages improve and enhance surveillance efforts in the state.  Finally, she will provide anecdotes to highlight the effectiveness and importance of inpatient data syndromic surveillance in the event of an emergency.


Amy Kelsey, MPH

Senior Epidemiologist Specialist

Bureau of Communicable Disease Control and Prevention

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services