The AmericanEHR Health Alerts app brings you timely information on outbreaks and incidents on public health emergency topics, including: diseases, infections, natural disasters, drug recalls, travel medicine, and more.
This information is pulled directly from live feeds provided by the world’s most trusted sources for public health information, including:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
World Health Organization (WHO)
US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)
New York Times
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Cable News Network (CNN)
It is projected that a coordinated outbreak prevention strategy can help save tens of thousands of lives annually. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that by preventing infections from antibiotic-resistant germs through more efficient coordination among healthcare facilities and public health departments, as much as 80 percent of infections could be prevented in the next five years.
AmericanEHRs Health Alerts app provides clinicians, the public, health agencies and healthcare facilities with real time alerts and updates to quickly identify outbreaks and decrease or stop the spread of infectious diseases.
This app requires users to register with a free AmericanEHR [link] account. If you did not have an existing AmericanEHR account, one was created automatically when you first logged in to this app.
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