The DuPage County Health Department in Illinois investigated leading collaboration platforms and chose SharePoint to improve processes and communication and sought Heartland Business Systems' and Avastone Technologies' assistance with the design and implementation of the new agency systems.
Monitoring of influenza-like illnesses throughout the county’s student population provides critical data that can assist in outbreak prevention strategies. County-wide student absentee reporting process used by school nurses is time-consuming and error-prone. A simplified reporting system is needed.
The internal communications platform, HealthNet, is difficult to update and does not support project collaboration. An updated intranet is needed.
In-person observation, analysis and requirements gathering
Development of custom SharePoint application
Development of SharePoint intranet site