Alameda County Public Health Reporting and Meaningful Use

MANDATORY PUBLIC HEALTH REPORTING

The Alameda County Public Health Department (ACPHD) Division of Communicable Disease Control & Prevention responds to reports of communicable diseases in Alameda County.
Physicians and health care providers are legally required by Title 17 of the California Code of Regulations to report suspected, lab-confirmed, and clinical diagnoses of specific diseases and conditions within specified time framesto the client’s county of residence.

Web page: http://www.acphd.org/communicable-disease/disease-reporting-and-control.aspx
Email: AcuteCD@acgov.org

ALAMEDA HEALTH HUB

ACPHD is actively engaging the local medical community to obtain mandatory and voluntary meaningful health data to improve the health of all Alameda County residents. 
For that purpose, ACPHD has established a new point of contact to accept the flow of reportable and voluntary health data. That point of contact is the Alameda Health Hub.

Website: http://www.alamedahealthhub.org/
Email: AlamedaHealthHub@acgov.org

ALAMEDA MEANINGFUL USE CAPABILITY

ACPHD requires medical providers, hospitals and laboratories operating in Alameda County to register with the Alameda Health Hub (http://www.alamedahealthhub.org/) and submit a copy of the appropriate electronic reportable and voluntary data to ACPHD as outlined in table below.

For providers reporting on Immunizations and reportable diseases, please submit electronically to CAIR and CalREDIE, and in addition submit data directly to Alameda County (http://www.alamedahealthhub.org/).

Letters of exemptions, acknowledgement of active engagement and confirmation of successful data submission can be obtained by emailing acmeaningfuluse@acgov.org or by calling 510-208-5960

 

Meaningful Use in Alameda County

Public Health Data

Readiness - and Data Standards

Process for Data submission - Attestation

Immunization Reporting

YES -

Providers to use guidelines and companion implementation guides provided by CAIR.

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/immunizations.html
https://igs.cdph.ca.gov/CAIR/"

For Bi-Directional Exchange: http://cairweb.org/bidx/

1. For questions or exemption letters email: acmeaningfuluse@acgov.org

2. Submit data to Health Information Exchange Gateway - CAIR.

3. Also register at Alameda Health Hub:

http://www.alamedahealthhub.org/
Email: AlamedaHealthHub@acgov.org

4. Submit a copy of the data you submitted to CAIR to Alameda Health Hub

Electronic Lab Reporting (ELR)

 

YES -

Providers to use guidelines and companion implementation guides provided by CalREDIE.

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/infectious-disease.html

1. For questions or exemption letters email: acmeaningfuluse@acgov.org

2. Submit data to Health Information Exchange Gateway - CalREDIE.

3. Also register at Alameda Health Hub:

http://www.alamedahealthhub.org/
Email: AlamedaHealthHub@acgov.org

4. Submit a copy of the data you submitted to CalREDIE to Alameda Health Hub

Electronic Case Reporting (eCR)

YES -

Providers to use guidelines and companion implementation guides provided by CalREDIE.

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/electronic-case-reporting.html

1. For questions or exemption letters email: acmeaningfuluse@acgov.org

2. Register intent to submit data to CalREDIE.

Syndromic Surveillance Reporting

YES -

Providers to use guidelines and companion implementation guides provided by Alameda Health Hub.

http://www.alamedahealthhub.org

1. For questions or attestation letters email: acmeaningfuluse@acgov.org

2. Register at Alameda Health Hub:

http://www.alamedahealthhub.org/
Email: AlamedaHealthHub@acgov.org

3. Submit data to Alameda Health Hub.

Specialized Registries – Other

NO -

Except for Cancer Case Reporting. Please see specialized-registries for non-Public Health options.

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/public-health-registries.html

Specialized Registries – Cancer Case Reporting

YES –

Providers to use guidelines and companion implementation guides provided by Health Information Exchange Gateway:
https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/cancer.html

1. Register at Health Information Exchange Gateway:

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/cancer.html
Email: MU2CCRHELP@ccr.ca.gov

2. Submit data to Health Information Exchange Gateway.

Genetic Disease Screening Program

Enrolling with GDSP does not currently meet specific Meaningful Use measure/criteria. If you are a Perinatal Licensed Health Facility and would like to receive Newborn Screening test results electronically, please visit the CDPH HIE Gateway registration portal to enroll in GDSP HIE.

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/genetic-disease-screening-program.html

California Parkinson’s Disease Registry

YES –

Providers to use guidelines provided by the California Parkinson’s Disease Registry (CPDR), a statewide population-based registry that will be used to measure the incidence and prevalence of Parkinson’s disease.

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/parkinson-disease-registry.html

1. Register at Health Information Exchange Gateway:

https://hie.cdph.ca.gov/parkinson-disease-registry.html
Email: CPDRhelp@cdph.ca.gov

2. Submit data to Health Information Exchange Gateway.

 

Terms of Use  |  Privacy