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 DeCS Categories

N04 Health Services Administration .
N04.452 Organization and Administration .
N04.452.871 Risk Management .
N04.452.871.900 Safety Management .
N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.850 Public Health .
N06.850.135 Accidents .
N06.850.135.060 Accident Prevention .
N06.850.135.060.075 Safety .
N06.850. Safety Management .
SP8 Disasters .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.819 Prevention and Mitigation .
SP8.946.819.973 Surveillance .
SP9 Health Law .
SP9.160 Social Welfare .
SP9.160.030 Unified Health System .
SP9.160.030.030 Health Surveillance .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Safety Management .
Hazard Control .
Hazard Surveillance Program .
Safety Culture .
Control, Hazard .
Culture, Safety .
Cultures, Safety .
Hazard Controls .
Hazard Surveillance Programs .
Management, Hazard .
Management, Safety .
Program, Hazard Surveillance .
Programs, Hazard Surveillance .
Safety Cultures .
Surveillance Program, Hazard .
Surveillance Programs, Hazard .
Hazard Management .
The development of systems to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences in an institutional setting. The concept includes prevention or reduction of adverse events or incidents involving employees, patients, or facilities. Examples include plans to reduce injuries from falls or plans for fire safety to promote a safe institutional environment. .
Surveillance .
Caution, care and prevention. Control and measurement of some parameters defined as indicators of a specific risk or a disaster. (Free translation from the original: Material III - Ministério da Ação Social, Brasília, 1992) .
/epidemiology .
/endemics .
/epidemics .
/frequency .
/incidence .
/morbidity .
/occurrence .
/outbreaks .
/prevalence .
/surveillance .
Used with human and veterinary diseases for the distribution of disease, factors which cause disease, and the attributes of disease in defined populations; includes incidence, frequency, prevalence, endemic and epidemic outbreaks; also surveys and estimates of morbidity in geographic areas and in specified populations. Used also with geographical headings for the location of epidemiologic aspects of a disease. Excludes mortality for which "mortality" is used. .
Health Surveillance .
Health Control .
Sanitary Surveillance .
Sanitary Vigilance .
Sanitation Vigilance .
A set of measures that are capable of eliminating, reducing or preventing health risks and of intervening in sanitation problems resulting from the environment, production and transportation of goods and the rendering of services that are of interest to health. Note: Health surveillance (or sanitation, or vigilance) includes: (i) control of consumption goods that are directly or indirectly related to health, in all stages of production and consumption; (ii) control over the rending of services that are directly or indirectly related to health (Law 8080 of September 19, 1990, Brazil). .