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Occupational and Environmental Health Surveillance

Date of Publication

2/8/2012

Definition

The regular or repeated collection, analysis, archiving, interpretation, and dissemination of occupational and environmental health-related data for monitoring the health of, or potential health hazard impact on, a population and individual personnel, and for intervening in a timely manner to prevent, treat, or control the occurrence of disease or injury when determined necessary.

Source of Definition

Comprehensive Health Surveillance

Related Glossary Terms

Occupational and Environmental Health Surveillance

Last Updated: January 28, 2020

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