NEDSS Base System (NBS)
The NEDSS Base System (NBS) is an electronic disease reporting and case management platform supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. On January 1, 2019 the Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Tuberculosis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Viral Hepatitis programs at the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) plan to transition their individual electronic disease surveillance and monitoring systems to the centralized NBS system.
All updates regarding the new system can be found on this page, including general information about the NBS system, ISDH plans for rollout and training, and other information for users. Please be sure to check back here for additional resources and future training videos.
National Demo Website (not specific to Indiana): http://nbsdemo.sramanaged.com/nbs/login
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NBS Tentative Schedule
ISDH will transition to NBS on Jan. 1, 2019.
ISDH hosted two webinars in October to provide local health departments a brief overview of the NBS system. A recorded webinar is now available for local health departments to view below. Epidemiology Resource Center (ERC) District Field Epidemiologists are scheduling formal trainings with each health department. Training documents and videos will be posted to this website as they become available. If you have any questions, please call your ERC district field epidemiologist or call the ERC at 317-233-7125 for additional assistance.
Infection Preventionist and Other Reporter Trainings
A training video was created for infection preventionists and other reporters and can be viewed below. If after viewing the training video and user guide you still have questions, please call your ERC District Field Epidemiologist or the ERC at 317-233-7125 for additional assistance.
General Training Documents
Field Epidemiology Map (UPDATED 10/21/19)
Disease/Condition Specific Training Documents
General Training Videos
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Disease/Condition Specific Training Videos
Enteric Investigations in NBS (Note: There was a delay in starting the recording so this link is missing the first minute of the webinar.)
NBS Reference Documents
NBS Questions by Program
TB – Kelly White – Kewhite@isdh.in.gov
ERC – Field epidemiologists or Charlie Clark – firstname.lastname@example.org
Viral Hepatitis B and C – Brittany Gross - email@example.com
Page last updated: December 10, 2019
Page last reviewed: January 2, 2019