MONTHLY SURVEILLANCE REPORT

This report summarizes data on cases diagnosed and notified in May 2024 using the National Notifiable Medical Conditions Surveillance System (NMCSS).

This report also provides the distribution of case notifications by source i.e., clinical or laboratory notification, as well as merged cases and the number of reported deaths. It tracks the use of the electronic Application (App) for notification, data quality, specifically completeness and timeliness of clinical notifications over time, and back-captured cases notified in January. This report has excluded category 4 NMCs, and multi-system inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C). The Covid-19 data reported in this report represents routine surveillance notification data.

Key highlights

  •  A total of 10 600 cases were notified in May 2024 and most were category 2 conditions.
  • The most common confirmed category 1 notifications were Malaria (n=216), Measles(n=20), and Rubella (n=12).
  • Category 1 cases were reported in a median (IQR) of 0 (0, 2) days.
  • There were 410 active users in May 2024.

NMC MONTHLY REPORT  (May 2024)