This report is prepared by the Infectious Disease Epidemiology Bureau (IDEB) for notifiable infectious diseases reported through the New Mexico Electronic Disease Surveillance Systems (NM-EDSS). NM-EDSS is a web-based system used by public health staff throughout the state to track investigations of suspected, probable and confirmed cases of notifiable infectious diseases.
This report is based on data from the HIDD. General hospitals and specialty hospitals in the State of New Mexico are required to report HIDD data. Information is presented regarding utilization, reasons for hospitalization, surgical procedures, diagnoses, patient days by ethnicity, total charges, county indigent fund and charity care, and number of deaths and causes of death.
Map of animal rabies cases in New Mexico by county for 2014.