Methodology of Epidemic Risk Management in Kazakhstan with Open-Source EIDSS

Aizhan Esmagambetova, Alexey Burdakov, Stanislav Kazakov, Andrey Ukharov, Erlan Sansyzbaev, Vladimir Kazakov


In order to transition the forecasting, estimation and management of epidemic risks to individual administrative areas, the Agency for Consumer Rights Protection of Kazakhstan has developed the Regional Sanitary-Epidemiological Passport (RSEP). The RSEP will contain information on the infectious incidence rate dynamics according to the main infections (7 nosologies) with a forecast for 2-3 years, and natural and soil foci GIS maps for especially dangerous pathogens with their activity forecast for 3-5 years. Approbation of RSEP was conducted for the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever. Planned work includes estimation method adjustment, retrospective databank formation, GIS archive creation and Open-source EIDSS system application.

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Online Journal of Public Health Informatics * ISSN 1947-2579 *