INTEGRATED DISEASE SURVEILLANCE PROGRAMME 

DISEASE SURVEILLANCE: IDSP monitors a limited number of conditions and risk factors based on state perceptions for which public health response is available. IDSP also responds to any new disease or outbreaks.

Diseases chosen for surveillance under IDSP:

1. Malaria     2. Typhoid     3. Japanese Encephalitis

4. Dengue    5. Measles     6. Tuberculosis (TB)

7. Cholera    8. Hepatitis    9. Leptospirosis

10. Polio      11. Anthrax   13. Plague

State Specific disease chosen for Mizoram:

1. Cancer

2. Substance Abuse

3. Acid Peptic Disease

New disease/outbreaks – emerging /re-emerging diseases


Performance Reports 2017


1)  Collection of weekly epidemiological report from Government and Private Hospital, CHC, PHC, SHC and Sub-Centres. These reports are uploaded weekly to Central Surveillance Unit through IDSP Portal from each district by IDSP DEOs. The consistency of Reporting Units in submission of reports has seen a significant improvement during 2017.

 

Reporting Percentage of IDSP Mizoram in IDSP Portal

Year

Form S

Form P

Form L

2017

98 %

96 %

96 %

 

2)  Web Conferencing was held every week on Monday with Central Surveillance Unit and other States in connection with programme activities.

3)  Media Scanning and Verification Cell (MSVC) scans media outlets for disease reports and confirmation of these reports. The compiled reports were forwarded to CSU each week.

4)  Seven (7) outbreaks were investigated during the 2017, namely:

 

Sl. No.

Date of Outbreak

Disease

No. of cases

Area affected

District

1

19/02/2017

Food poisoning (Soyabean)

21

Lomasu Village (Tuipang Block, Phura PHC)

Saiha

2

5/7/2017

Measles

27

Buhchangphai SC,

N. Thinglian

Kolasib

3

17/7/2017

Food poisoning (Soyabean)

107

Western localities of Aizawl

Aizawl West

4

5/10/2017

Food poisoning (Soyabean)

52

Lawngtlai town

Lawngtlai

5

30/10/2017

Food poisoning (Soyabean)

4

Lawngtlai-I

Lawngtlai

6

30/10/2017

Food poisoning (Soyabean)

9

Hriangtlang Village

Serchhip

7

26/12/2017

Scrub typhus

70

Phullen PHC area

Aizawl East

 

5)  Scrub Typhus cases is collected from all districts by IDSP and reported to SSU. There have been 141 confirmed cases reported in Mizoram during 2017.

 

No. of Scrub typhus outbreak         = 1

Place of outbreak                              = Phullen

Date of outbreak                               = 26/12/2017

No. of cases                                       = 70

No. of death                                       = 1