As a Surveillance Officer you are responsible to confirm infectious cases and rumors all over your region. With the help of SORMAS you are able to save many lives. Whenever a suspected case of any notifiable disease is created in SORMAS, you will get an automatic notification on your tablet. In case the health facilities are not using SORMAS you may receive notifications via phone call, SMS or paper forms. In that case you are responsible for creating the case within SORMAS”. To do so go to the cases tab and create a new case: Fill in the name and the suspected disease. As all requested information within SORMAS is dependent on the type of the disease. All required information is marked with a red star and needs to be filled in always before saving.