Sh Manoj Sinha
Hon'ble Lt Governor,UT of J&K
Shri Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar
Advisor to
Hon'ble LG UT of J&K
Sh. Arun Kumar Mehta, IAS
Chief Secretary,
J & K
Sh.Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, IAS
Principal Secretary to Govt. H & M Education, J&K
Dr Mushtaq Ahmad Rather
Director Health Services, Kashmir

Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme

IDSP Workdone
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  • IDSP is a Decentralized District-based System of weekly surveillance for communicable Diseases so that timely and effective Public Health actions can be initiated in response to the incidence of Disease Outbreaks in the urban and rural Areas.
  • Started in Jammu & Kashmir during FY 2006-2007 under NSPCD (National Surveillance Programme for communicable Diseases).

  • Objectives

  • To Detect early warning signals of impending outbreaks.
  • To Integrate, Co-ordinate and Decentralize surveillance activities
  • To establish system for quality Data collection, Reporting, Analysis and Feedback using IT.
  • To improve Laboratory Support for disease surveillance

  • Responsibilities

  • Strengthening of Epidemiological capabilities at State and District level by training of District RRT and Health personnel at the periphery.
  • Modernization and Computerization of State & District Epidemiology cell.
  • Strengthening of State / District Laboratories.
  • Improving Sub-District Mobility and Communication.
  • IEC Activities.

  • Expected Outcome

  • Early Detection of Outbreaks.
  • Early Institution of Containment Measures.
  • Reduction in Morbidity & Mortality.
  • Minimize Economic loss.

  • Administrative Structure

    Rapid Response Force

    Laboratory Surveillance of Communicable Disease

    Testing Facility :

  • District Priority Laboratory DPL, JLNM Hospital, Srinagar
  • District Priority Laboratory DPL, Anantnag
  • District Priority Laboratory DPL, Baramulla
  • District Priority Laboratory DPL, Kupwara
  • District Priority Laboratory DPL, Leh

  • Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) -

    Inf. A, B, Inf. A H1N1,Measles,Chicken pox, Acute Respiratory,Diphtheria,Pneumonia,Meningococcal Meningitis

    Water Borne Disease- Enteric Fever,Hepatitis A,E, Diarrhea, Dysentery,Typhoid Fever,Cholera,Fever of Unknown origin
    Vector Borne Disease-

    Dengue,Malaria,Zika Virus,Chikungunya,JE

    Surveillance during Disasters-

    Floods, Earthquakes

    Hospital Infection Control-

    for control of Nosocominal infection

    Water Quality Monitoring-

    To check the contamination of drinking water