Arizona Department of Health Services, Director’s Blog

Bureau of EMS and Trauma System Launches New Data Dashboard

The ADHS Bureau of Emergency Medical Services & Trauma System has launched a new public-facing, trauma data dashboard. This tool allows the public to view an interactive report on trauma and injury in Arizona based on information from Arizona’s 47 trauma centers.

By | January 10th, 2020|Preparedness|0 Comments

Infectious Disease Outbreak Report Released

Our Office of Infectious Disease Services has released the  2017 and 2018 Infectious Disease Outbreak Report. This comprehensive report uses data collected during investigations of outbreaks reported to and investigated by public health.

An outbreak is defined as an increase in cases of disease in time […]

By | January 8th, 2020|Preparedness|0 Comments

Bureau of Vital Records Team Participates in 20th Annual National Adoption Event

The 20th Annual National Adoption Day event was held on Saturday, November 23 and for the 8th year in a row, our Bureau of Vital Records Team participated in the event. The annual event is held to raise awareness for foster-care children nationwide who are waiting to find […]

By | December 11th, 2019|Licensing|0 Comments

HIV/AIDS in Arizona Integrated Epidemiologic Profile 2013-2017

Every five years, the HIV Surveillance Program at ADHS produces an integrated epidemiologic profile that describes the characteristics of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWH) in Arizona. The 2013-2017 Integrated Epidemiologic Profile provides a five-year snapshot of the sociodemographic, geographic, and behavioral factors associated with HIV/AIDS, along with […]

By | December 5th, 2019|Preparedness|0 Comments