When a public health incident or emergency threatens Florida’s residents and visitors, the ability to collect precise detailed situational awareness, share data, and receive and deliver fast, accurate and consistent communications can save lives.
This page provides links to and information on the Department’s online data systems used to maximize health situational awareness and support crucial preparedness, response, and recovery activities. For more information on these key systems contact the Help Center at FLHealthSystems@flhealth.gov
If you do not find the information you need on this page contact us at FLHealthSystems@flhealth.gov. Emails are responded to Monday-Friday 8 am to 5 pm Eastern Time (ET). Emails received after hours or on the weekend will be responded to on the next business day.
Florida Health Response website
As the lead agency for Emergency Support Function 8 (ESF8), the Florida Department of Health is responsible for coordinating public health preparedness efforts statewide. The Florida Health Response website - provides a central location to access the diverse applications that support key preparedness and response activities.
The Florida Department of Health has an established online public health alert and notification network capable of rapid distribution of health alerts and messages to a defined set of individuals. The current application for the network that provides real-time secure communications is the Everbridge Mass Notification System. The system provides public health professionals and key response partners timely and relevant access to information necessary to respond to incidents or events that may be of urgent public health consequence.