Hawaii HIV/AIDS Reporting System. Peter Whiticar, Chief STD/AIDS Prevention Branch Hawaii Department of Health. AIDS Report Since 1983 Name Based. HIV Report Since 08/27/2001 Code Based. HIV Case Reporting . MD Office. Lab. Name+DOB/or UTC. Name+DOB. Name+DOB+UTC (DLS lab).
Peter Whiticar, Chief
STD/AIDS Prevention Branch
Hawaii Department of Health
HIV ReportSince 08/27/2001 Code Based
Name+DOB+UTC (DLS lab)
UTC (Case Report)
UTC (Positive Test Result)
Follow-up Lab Report by UTC,
HSPAMM and other Codes
Lab Reported HIV+ Reports 8,604
Provider HIV+ Reports 1,071
Finalized HIV Cases 840
708 In-State Cases (84%)
132 Out-of-State (16%)
Can’t check for duplicates or award the case
Received 302 900
Closed Cases 265 (88%) 645 (62%)
(new or duplicate)
Avg. Days to Close 87 days 106 days
1.Complete: > 85% of diagnosed cases are actually reported to the surveillance system.
2.Timely: > 66% of cases are reported within 6 months of diagnosis.
3.Accurate: < 5% duplicate case reports and < 5% incorrectly matched case reports.
4.Complete behavioral risk information: > 85% of reported cases or a representative sample should have information regarding behavioral risk for HIV infection after epidemiologic follow-up is completed.
-Need to maintain the Name/Code Log
-Need to meet CDC’s evaluation criteria
-Use assistance of Surveillance staff