Registration (only for general practitioners who are member of the network)
Report your data for the 6 health problems covered by the network of general practitioners in 2021:
registration activity, acute respiratory infections, influenza-like illness and acute diarrhea
The registration of acute respiratory infections, influenza-like illness and acute diarrhea is done online. Take part in four steps:
- Print the registration form of acute respiratory infections, influenza-like illness and acute diarrhea (only available in Dutch or French)
- You can use this form as reminder to note the number of cases during the week (from Monday morning till Sunday evening)
- Enter this information at the end of the week using the button below (at the latest the following Tuesday evening)
- From Wednesday-afternoon, you can consult the weekly flu bulletin on the website.
sexual transmitted infections
The registration of sexually transmitted infections is done online.
varicella, zona or postherpetic neuralgia
The registration of varicella, zona or postherpetic neuralgia is done online.
falls among people >=65 years
Weekly incidence of consultations for influenza-like illness (consultations/100.000 inhabitants)
Weekly incidence of consultations for acute diarrhea (consultations/100.000 inhabitants)
Problems with the registration?
network coordinator if you have problems with the online registration or if you have another question.
Can I become a GP of the Network of General Practitioners?
Yes of course! network coordinator
The network of General Practitioners
The network comprises about 120 general practices all over Belgium, who weekly report data about 7 to 8 infectious and non-infectious diseases. This allows to study the incidence and prevalence of a variety of health problems and their characteristics. By providing epidemiological information as well as information on care provided in general practice, the SGPs support the policymakers in defining priorities and evaluating health policy. More info about the network
This network is only possible through close cooperation with our partners.
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