Monitoring Disease Outbreak Around the World
Everyday, communities are at risk of transmissible diseases and growing epidemics.
But who’s keeping track?
There’s so many places and diseases that it’s difficult to keep up of the status of global health.
One of the most reliable is the freely available HealthMap.
Real time disease map from HealthMap
HealthMap brings real-time information on an hourly basis from thousands of sources.
All this information results in a real time disease map with over 90% accuracy.
With this health map, you can find out what health issues are happening where. For example, you can collect:
- Disease type
- Location name
- Number of cases
All location patterns can be mapped and analyzed to help understand the risk of spreading.
Tracking Disease Outbreak
HealthMap is a real time disease map that has become an international source of recognizing and assisting in the fight of the spread of epidemics.
It’s accessible to travelers and parents with timely information.
This can help prepare and become more educated of possible diseases.
HealthMap was founded by Boston’s Children’s Hospital in 2006. It was developed by a team of software engineers, researchers and epidemiologists to provide locational information of disease outbreak globally.