Missouri ESSENCE may be accessed by employees of hospitals that provide data on emergency room visits to the ESSENCE program. ESSENCE can provide early event detection and situational awareness for infection control and disaster preparedness professionals at participating hospitals.

For additional information on Missouri ESSENCE, including its benefits:
Q&As for Hospitals (Updated July 2009)

Review Policies and Procedures before registering for Missouri ESSENCE access:
Missouri ESSENCE Policies and Procedures

Instructions on using ASAP to register for Missouri ESSENCE access:
Hospital ASAP Instructions

A self-study training guide for all new or existing Missouri ESSENCE users:
Missouri ESSENCE User Guide - Coming Soon

Contact information for senior epidemiologists and their teams in your region:
Senior Epi Region Map

For more information or additional questions, see the contact information to the right of the page.