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14 Jun 2018 description
  • An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000, of which 734 176 (85%) are under surveillance in the Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

  • 170 (63%) health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites and no new facilities registered this week.

  • This week, 104 weekly reports were received in time, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 69% for 2018.

07 Jun 2018 description

An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000, of which 734 176 (85%) are under surveillance in the Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

  • 170 (63%) health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites and no new facilities registered this week.

  • For week 22, 116 weekly reports were received by Tuesday of the following week, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 71% for 2018.

01 Jun 2018 description

• An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000, of which 728 786 (84%) are under surveillance in the Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

• 170 health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites and no new facilities registered this week.

• For week 21, 119 weekly reports were received by Tuesday of the following week, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 71% for 2018.

25 May 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 20

• An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000 and 728 786 (84%) are under surveillance in Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

• To date, 170 health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites and no new facilities registered this week.

• In week 20, 123 weekly reports were received by Tuesday, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 71% for 2018.

18 May 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 19

  • An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000 and 728 786 (84%) are under surveillance in Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

  • To date, 170 health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites with one new facility registered this week.

  • In week 19, 125 weekly reports were received by Tuesday, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 70% for 2018.

10 May 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 18

  • An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000 and 728 786 (84%) are under surveillance in Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

  • To date, 169 health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites including the twelve new MoH facilities.

  • In week 18, 110 weekly reports were received by Tuesday, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 69% for 2018.

01 May 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 17

  • To date, 157 health facilities are currently registered as active Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS) reporting sites. ,
    Twelve new MoH sites were registered this week and will start reporting in week 18.

  • In week 17, 102 weekly reports were received by Tuesday, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 68% for 2018.

26 Apr 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 15

• To date, 157 health facilities are currently registered as Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS) sites, and includes two new sites since week 14.

• In week 16, 112 weekly reports were received by Tuesday, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 68% for 2018.

• In week 16, a total 83 alerts were triggered and all the alerts went through initial verification. Of the 83 alerts, 11 alerts are currently being monitored by the WHO epidemiology team.

20 Apr 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 15

•156 health facilities are currently registered in EWARS. 116 reported were received for week 15. The cumulative completeness for reporting is 74%.

• In week 15, a total 85 alerts were triggered and all the alerts went through initial verification.

• 4 012 AWD cases were reported in week 15, bringing total for AWD in 2018 up to 72 942 cases. One field investigation was conducted in response to an AWD alert. The investigation and initial risk assessment was completed in less than 48 hours.

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10 Apr 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 13

• 155 health facilities are currently registered as EWARS sites. 111 reported were received for week 14. In 2018, the cumulative completeness for reporting is 69%.

• 90 alerts were triggered through indicator-based surveillance (IBS) and 12 through event-based surveillance (EBS). All alerts were verified. Of the 90 IBS alerts, 75 (83.3%) were discarded and 13 (16.7%) are being monitored.

06 Apr 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 13

To date, 155 health facilities out of 158 (98%) have been registered as EWARS sites.

•109 reported were received for week 13, with 9% timeliness and 69% completeness.

•In week 13, total of 79 alerts were triggered, of which 78 were verified (99%).

03 Apr 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights Week 12

•Total population of 866 000 and 728 786 (84%) are under surveillance. 155 of health facilities enrolled.

•In week 12, a total of 77 alerts were triggered – a comparable number on previous weeks (74 alerts in week 11).

•A “health facility guide to reporting through EWARS” and a poster informing Event Based Surveillance (EBS) reporting requirements and case definitions are currently being finalised and approved. A plan for dissemination of materials to partners is under development.

24 Mar 2018 description

Epidemiological Highlights
Week 11

  • Total population of 866 000 and 728 786 (84%) are under surveillance. 153 of health facilities enrolled.

  • Completeness of reporting in W11 was 65% (100/153 health facilities).

  • Total of 74 alerts were triggered, all of which were verified.

31 Jan 2018 description

Highlights

  • Total population of 728,786 (84%) persons under surveillance. 147 (93%) of 158 health facilities enrolled in EWARS.

  • Completeness of reporting in W4 was 69% (101/147 health facilities).

  • Total of 95 alerts were triggered, of which 100% were verified; 3% are undergoing risk assessment, and 3% completed risk assessment.

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