| Foodborne Illness
Are you interested in
improving methods of screening, analyzing, and tracking foodborne illness
complaints at your health department?
Foodborne Illness Advisor is an award-winning
database application that advises inspectors regarding the validity of a foodborne illness
likely place of exposure, possible pathogens and commonly associated foods.
The application provides interactive feedback about a foodborne illness
complaint using built-in epidemiologic algorithms. In 2003, Foodborne Illness Advisor received the Excellence in Environmental
Health Award by the California Conference of Directors of Environmental
Health and the Productivity and Quality Award by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
Ability to identify outbreaks not detected by the
traditional system, through better linkage of sporadically reported cases and
tracking of outbreaks identified from single reports.
Embedded epidemiologic algorithms to determine the likely
validity of a complaint and identify probable exposures, possible pathogens,
and commonly associated foods.
Calculates probable exposure period based
on symptoms, onset, and duration of illness.
Capability of linking to existing inspection databases
and providing inspection history data on foodborne illness investigation
Provides reports on foodborne
illness complaints by year reported and action taken.
“Quick site finder”
feature that provides automated lookup of the food establishment. Food
establishments can be searched by city, cross-streets, and/or street
Cost avoidance savings due to reduced personnel time in
looking up the identifier, address, and history of the food establishment.
User friendly, requiring almost no training for those
previously using manual records systems
Uses real time error checking to minimize input of
Foodborne Illness Advisor is free of charge (technical support not
included). Discount 10% off of support packages purchased on the same day as Foodborne Illness Advisor
|Foodborne Illness Advisor
Terms and conditions
Foodborne Illness Advisor: Because this
application is free of charge, the application is provided "as is" and no
technical support is provided, nor is there any warranty for the program.
Introductory Support: Includes three
hours of technical support for setup and orienting to the application.
$100 for each additional hour (beyond three hours). Technical support
provided via email or phone. Must be used within a year of purchase.
Standard Support: Includes ten hours of
technical support to be used within two years of the purchase date. $75 for each
additional hour (beyond ten hours). Technical support provided via email
If you are interested in adding features, reports, or customizing Foodborne
Illness Advisor to better meet the needs of your health department, please
contact EpiTech Consulting for a free price quote and estimated time frame for
For more information or to request any of
the Foodborne Illness Advisor products,
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