TITLE

Progress in Immunization Information Systems -- United States, 2008

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, J.; Heboyan, V.; Rasulnia, B.; Urquhart, G.
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/12/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p133
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implementation of the immunization information systems (IISs) in the U.S. in 2008. IISs are restricted computerized information systems used to collect and consolidate vaccination data from various health-care providers, among others. It cites the goal of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to attain an over 95% participation in an IIS in children less than six years old. The system used is the Immunization Information Systems Annual Report (IISAR).
ACCESSION #
48367004

 

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