Letter on eCR to CDC's Dr. Frieden

Electronic case reporting (eCR) can dramatically boost reporting and public health surveillance capabilities by automating case information submission and exchange. Using an interoperable set of information technologies, eCR can ensure critical case communications among patients, healthcare providers, public health authorities, and those at risk of illness. If fully developed and properly used, the eCR infrastructure would help state, tribal, local, and territorial (STLT) public health agencies to... 

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