TITLE

Immunization Registries in Latin America: Progress and Lessons Learned

PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Immunization Newsletter;Dec2012, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information related to the use of computerized National Immunization Registries (NIRs) in Latin America. It is informed that Uruguay and Mexico were the first Latin American countries to use national NIRs. It is noted that further development in Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems would help to shorten the time between vaccine administration and data entry into the computerized registry.
ACCESSION #
90516039

 

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