Australia’s active hospital-based surveillance for severe childhood disease


PAEDS is currently conducting surveillance on COVID-19, Paediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome Temporally associated with SARS-COV-2 (PIMS-TS), acute flaccid paralysis, acute childhood encephalitis, influenza, pertussis, varicella and herpes zoster, invasive group A streptococcus, invasive meningococcal disease, Kawasaki disease and Gram-negative blood stream infections. 

Click on the tiles below to find out more about surveillance work for each disease.