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Data Collection and Health Surveillance

ORAU delivers unparalleled data collection and health surveillance support

ORAU has assembled an exceptional team of epidemiologists, statisticians, technical writers, and information/database managers who are experts at identifying required data and developing plans for occupational health surveillance.

As the U.S. Department of Energy’ s (DOE) data center supporting illness and injury surveillance for current and former workers, we are delivering state-of-the-art solutions that address the need for the automation of health data and medical recordkeeping.

ORAU can answer your data collection and health surveillance needs by offering:

  • Work history abstraction
  • Medical records abstraction
  • Vital status ascertainment and death certificate retrieval
  • Tracing for current address and telephone numbers
  • Illness, injury, and cause of death coding
  • Records inventory
  • Records management

Studying titanium dioxide plant workers for increased worker health awareness

For DuPont, ORAU completed a two-phase, 10-year study on “Occupational Exposure and Mortality Among Workers at Three Titanium Dioxide Plants.” The study will be published in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine.