Readers are strongly encouraged to review syndromic surveillance data limitations when interpreting these reports. ED and UCC visits for heat-related illness were identified based on the Heat-Related Illness Syndrome Query definition published by the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE).
Winter Weather-Related Surveillance
Summer 2017 Heat-Related Illness Surveillance
Between April 1 to September 1, 2017, the Enhanced Surveillance team identified and monitored four heat-related illness events.
This figure shows the number of ED and UCC visits for heat-related illness during this time period. The four heat-related illness events occurred on June 12-13, July 12-13, July 20-22,and August 16-18. Individual summary reports for these events can be found below.