Vision Monday


CDC Develops Nation’s First Vision and Eye Health Surveillance System

By Staff
Thursday, August 9, 2018 2:49 PM

ATLANTA—The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has developed the nation’s first Vision and Eye Health Surveillance System (VEHSS). Launched in collaboration with the National Opinion Research Center (NORC), the VEHSS is designed to help health care professionals, researchers, policymakers and state health departments better understand the scope of vision loss, eye disorders and eyecare services in the U.S. The data surveillance system integrates data from a number of sources across multiple years. Visitors to the site can search for information about eye conditions and diseases at the state and national levels. Read More.
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