218 results
Vietnamese: PATH, Chương trình Tiêm chủng mở rộng Quốc gia
Công tác xây dựng hệ thống đăng ký tiêm chủng điện tử (ĐKTCĐT) ở Việt Nam đòi hỏi nhiều năm làm việc tích cực, kiên nhẫn và kiên trì của mọi người...
PATH, Vietnam National Expanded Program on Immunization (NEPI)
Building an electronic immunization registry (EIR) in Vietnam required years of hard work, patience, and perseverance from people at all levels of health care systems across the country. In the years...
Dang Thi Thanh Huyen, Dao Dinh Sang, Nguyen Tuyet Nga, Nguyen Xuan Cam Tu, PATH
In this webinar, PATH shares experiences and lessons learned from A to Z of the EIR implementation in Vietnam, from the design, development, deployment, and paperless transition of an EIR. This...
Sonder Design Collective
Since Covid-19 vaccines have been rolled out at record speed in most countries, immunization programmes have had to quickly adapt or develop monitoring systems and tools. While digital systems have...
PATH
This presentation shares experiences and lessons learned from A to Z of the EIR implementation in Vietnam, from the design, development, deployment, and paperless transition of an EIR.
PATH, Vietnam National Expanded Program on Immunization (NEPI)
In the effort to reduce the burden of this administrative aspect for immunization staff, many countries have implemented the electronic immunization registry (EIR) system. However, there is not...
Vietnamese: PATH, Chương trình Tiêm chủng mở rộng Quốc gia
Các nhà quản lý chương trình tiêm chủng trên thế giới đã nhận thấy vai trò quan trọng của các đơn vị y tế tư nhân trong cung cấp dịch vụ tiêm chủng,...
PATH, Vietnam National Expanded Program on Immunization (NEPI)
The global immunization community has recognized the critical role the private sector plays in immunization services. This includes filling gaps identified in the public sector (such as hard-to-reach...
Jemma L King
Vaccination programmes provide a ‘passport to protection’ by establishing a record of a child’s life. By registering a child’s birth, a legal foundation is being laid for a person’s...
PATH, Chương trình Tiêm chủng mở rộng Quốc gia
Phân tích bối cảnh tại Việt Nam trong 3 giai đoạn gồm: thiết kế, xây dựng/phát triển và triển khai hệ thống Đăng ký tiêm chủng điện tử, để tìm ra...
PATH, Chương trình Tiêm chủng mở rộng Quốc gia Vietnamese: PATH, Chương trình Tiêm chủng mở rộng Quốc gia
Vietnam's experience in the three key stages of EIR implementation (design, development and deployment) is explored to extract facilitators, barriers, and lessons learned for global and local...
BID Initiative
As part of the work the BID Initiative undertook starting in 2013 to improve countries’ collection, quality, and use of immunization data, PATH partnered with countries to identify the critical...
BID Initiative
Between 2013 and 2018, BID designed, developed, and introduced an electronic immunization registry in three regions in Tanzania and one province in Zambia. The Initiative’s financial records were...
BID Initiative
The governments of Tanzania and Zambia identified key data-related challenges affecting immunization service delivery including identifying children due for vaccines, time-consuming data entry...
BID Initiative
This webinar focuses on the practical aspects of managing the cold chain for a vaccination program in an environment that is less than ideal. The presenter highlights the successes, challenges,...
BID Initiative
This webinar focused on the practical aspects of rolling out a nationwide web-based district health information system (DHIMS2) in Ghana. The presenters highlighted the opportunities and challenges...
BID Initiative
The Better Immunization Data Learning Network (BLN) recently hosted a webinar entitled “Introduction and Formation of User Advisory Groups (UAG) in Arusha”. This webinar focused on the engagement...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to view the webinar slides from “Piloting of the e-Tracker App in the DHIS2 in The Gambia.” In 2016, the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) of The...
BID Initiative
Vaccine coverage is routinely used as a performance indicator for immunization programs both at local and global levels. For many national immunization programs, there are challenges with accurately...
BID Initiative
This webinar focused on building an LMIS for vaccine supply in Nigeria with an aim to acquiring a simple but impactful system. The speakers shared the stepwise approach they undertook and how they...
BID Initiative
Sustainability has been a core principle of the BID Initiative from its earliest days. Planning for sustainability focuses on four key areas: policy, institutional factors, technical issues, and...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative embedded a peer learning network within its structure to ensure that countries collaborated to identify shared problems and test shared solutions. The BID Learning Network (BLN)...
BID Initiative
Although electronic registries are a critical intervention to improve data availability, quality, and use, they are only one piece of the equation. The change management process ensures that digital...
BID Initiative
To increase coverage and equity of routine immunization services, the government of Tanzania is strengthening the data use culture through the implementation of a package of data quality and use...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you view a webinar presentation on “Building Capacity in Immunization Data Quality and Use through Mentorship: Introducing the BID Regional Mentors.” In its...
BID Initiative
L’histoire de l’initiative BID illustre la valeur de la planification collaborative sous la conduite des pays, celle du leadership et de l’appropriation, de la conception centrée sur...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Story highlights the value of collaborative, country-driven planning; local leadership and ownership; user-centered design; and continuous learning and adaptation when developing...
BID Initiative
In this webinar, the presenter shared lessons learned from Burkina Faso’s experience in improving the quality of immunization and surveillance data for Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) target...
BID Initiative
In this webinar, our speaker shared lessons learned from the process of developing and implementing the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) Data Management System in Cameroon. The presentation...
BID Initiative
This webinar provides background and examples of ways in which eHealth Africa (eHA) employs technology and information systems to transform health care delivery. Our speaker described how eHA has...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative’s rollout strategy builds health workers’ awareness, access to information, motivation, and empowerment to act, as well as the skills they need to improve data quality and use...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) met in Lusaka, Zambia in November 2017. This slide deck includes the presentations from throughout the BLN meeting.
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative Theory of Change (ToC) document includes a graphic and this narrative explaining the challenges identified by the BID Initiative demonstration countries, the hypotheses behind the...
BID Initiative
The BID Initiative hosted a series of working group sessions to collaboratively and rigorously define a full range of important immunization information system (IIS) functions, referred to here as...
PATH
This factsheet details PATH's decade long support for the development of a National Immunization Information System (NIIS), from pilot to scale up, and the current Introducing Digital Immunization...
Danovaro-Holliday MC, Contreras MP, Pinto D, Molina-Aguilera IB, Miranda D, García O, et al.
Objective. To develop a methodology to assess electronic immunization registries (EIRs) in low- and middle- income countries (LMICs) in Latin America and the Caribbean. Methods. A team from the...
Verónica Carrión, Silas P.Trumbo, Renee Aquije, Misael Gómez, Martha Velandia-González, Marcela Contreras, M. Carolina Danovaro-Holliday, Karim Jaqueline Pardo Ruiz, Fabio Alberto Escobar Díaz, Ana Gabriela Félix García
Introduction The Global Vaccine Action Plan and the Regional Immunization Action Plan of the Americas call for countries to improve immunization data quality. Immunization information systems,...
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
To improve the well-being of the population and bridge gaps in health service delivery, it is necessary to guarantee access to various health interventions, including proven strategies such as...
Tom Woudenberg, Susan J.M. Hahné, Marvin Philippi, Laura M. Nic Lochlainn, Irmgard Zonnenberg, Hester E. de Melker, Alies van Lier
Background: During a large measles outbreak in the Netherlands in 2013–2014, infants aged 6–14 months living in municipalities with low (<90%) measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) coverage...
Marie-ClaudeRousseau et al.
Background: In the province of Québec, Canada, the Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine was offered to newborns and school-age children from the 1950s to mid-1970s in an organized tuberculosis...
AIRA
April 2012 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
September 2012 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
January 2013 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
April 2013 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
August 2013 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
January 2014 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
April 2014 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
August 2014 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
December 2014 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
AIRA
April 2015 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association.
AIRA
August 2015: SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association.
AIRA
April 2016 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association.
AIRA
August 2016 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association
Jennifer Salerno, PhD1, Bartha M. Knoppers, PhD2, Lisa M. Lee, PhD3, WayWay M. Hlaing, PhD4, Kenneth W. Goodman, PhD5
Purpose This paper reflects on the activities of the Ethics Committee of the American College of Epidemiology (ACE). Members of the Ethics Committee identified an opportunity to elaborate on...
World Health Organization (WHO)
Viet Nam’s public health system currently uses a paper-based immunization registry system. Health workers based at the commune health centres (CHCs) compile handwritten lists of children and...
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Technical guide on secondary analysis of survey data as well as an analysis for electronic immunization registries. This is a draft version, final version is available in Spanish only.
Noam H Arzt
This article focuses on the requirements and current developments in clinical decision support technologies for immunizations (CDSi) in both the public health and clinical communities, with an...
Cutrona, Sarah L, Sreedhara, Meera, Goff, Sarah L, Fisher, Lloyd D, Preusse, Peggy, Jackson, Madeline, Sundaresan, Devi, Garber, Lawrence D, Mazor, Kathleen M
BACKGROUND Clinical decision support (CDS), including computerized reminders for providers and patients, can improve health outcomes. CDS promoting influenza vaccination, delivered directly to...
Rogers, Jacalyn, Sebastian, Sonya, Cotton, William, Pippin, Cheryl, Merandi, Jenna
PURPOSE The reduction of immunization errors through the use of age-specific alerts within the electronic medical record (EMR) and mandatory interactive education for prescribers is described....
David K. Vawdrey, Angel Aponte, Kristen Forney, Stephen Holleran, Rajasekhar Ramakrishnan, Karthik Natarajan, Melissa S. Stockwell
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of exchange of immunization information between an immunization information system (IIS) and an electronic health record on up-to-date rates, overimmunization, and...
Wilma J. Wooten, Deirdre K. Browner, Terry A. Cronan, Cheryl A. M. Anderson, Christina D. Chambers, Hector Lemus, Suzanne Lindsay, Amanda R. Ratigan
This study examines the demographic representativeness of the County of San Diego Body Mass Index (BMI) Surveillance System to determine if the BMI estimates being obtained from this convenience...
US CDC
The 3.0 versions of the Logic Specification and Supporting Data expand upon the previously published recommendations for birth to death to include risk factors that indicate or contraindicate...
Rajesh Kumar Sood et al.
Background: Complete and timely childhood immunization is one of the most cost-effective interventions in improving child survival in developing countries. Computerized HMIS has been recently...
ECDC
In this special issue, published in two parts, Eurosurveillance has presented a series of articles from countries in Europe, Australia and Canada, describing their various experiences with the...
PATH
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Vietnam is a country with a high immunization coverage rate of 95%, using the diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (DTP3) vaccine as a key indicator of national immunization program...
AIRA
The American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA), in partnership with the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Immunisation registry systems have been shown to be important for finding pockets of under-immunised individuals and for increasing vaccination coverage. The National Immunisation Information System...
Werner, Laurie, Seymour, Dawn
An update on collaborative efforts from countries piloting electronic immunization registries through the Better Immunization Data Initiative.
Pierluigi Lopalco, Eleonora Agricola, Elisabetta Pandolfi, Angelo D’Ambrosio, Francesco Gesualdo, Alberto E. Tozzi
In order to successfully control and eliminate vaccine-preventable infectious diseases, an appropriate vaccine coverage has to be achieved and maintained. This task requires a high level of effort as...
Immunization registries offer the opportunity for epidemiologists, immunization coordinators, assessment specialists, and immunization coalitions to address all aspects of communicable disease...
AIRA
December 2015 SnapShot newsletter from the American Immunization Registry Association.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Immunization clinical decision support (CDS), more commonly referred to as evaluation and forecasting, is an automated process that determines the recommended immunizations needed for a patient and...
Jan Grevendonk, Brian Taliesin, Dan Brigden
Esta guía práctica pretende ayudar a los gestores de salud pública a planificar la implementación de tecnologías de la información y las comunicaciones (TIC) a los sistemas de información...
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
Pan-American Health Organization\'s Immunization Newsletter, March edition. Includes three articles on the use of Information and Communication Technologies for health promotion and immunization...
The impact of a Computerized Immunization Register (CIR) on Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) with sending SMS to parents before immunization sessions has never been studied in sub-Saharan...
Stein-Zamir C et al.
The mean national immunization coverage at age two years (2007 data) was: DTaP-IPV-Hib4 (all 95%), HBV3 (99%), MMR1 (97%), HAV1 (93%). These reports are based on a 17% population-based sample in some...
Annicka Reuss, Anette Siedler, Christina Poethko-Müller, Dietmar Walter, Gabriele Poggensee, Sabine Reiter, Thorsten Rieck
Immunisation registers are regarded as an appropriate solution to measure vaccination coverage on a population level. In Germany, a decentralised healthcare system and data protection regulations...
Hilary Placzek & Lawrence C. Madoff
Vaccine effectiveness (VE) studies provide a measure of population-based vaccine performance by combining immunization history data with rates of disease incidence. This review assessed the...
World Health Organization (WHO), PATH
Starting in 2009, the Albanian Institute of Public Health collaborated with project Optimize to implement an online immunization information system (IIS) that can schedule and record all child...
Poehling- Katherine A, Vannoy- Lauren & Peters- Timothy R
BACKGROUND: The North Carolina Immunization Registry (NCIR) has been available since 2004. We sought to measure its utilization among practices that provide primary care for children who are enrolled...
World Health Organization (WHO), PATH
In Vietnam, project Optimize worked with government and software partners to help introduce a digital immunization registry. This brief describes how the registry allowed the health system to better...
Sarwar- Shawn
A brief overview of the history and development of VaxTrack- an organization an organization that aims to implement mobile vaccine registry systems in resource-poor settings.
Breva- Lina Pérez, Domingo- Javier Díez, Martínez Beneito- Miguel ángel & Barber`{a}- Joan Puig
OBJECTIVE: To develop a method to estimate vaccination coverage using both a computerized vaccine registry with an unknown underreporting rate and a seroprevalence study. A real example of a...
Gudnason, Thorolfur
This presentation describes the use of electronic immunization registries in Iceland, in terms of its history, utilization, strengths, and challenges to the system.
LeBeau- T
BACKGROUND: One of the CDC\'s immunization program priorities is to utilize statewide immunization registries along with the GIS software to identify pockets of need, and determine solutions to...
John M. Stevenson, Richard Schieber, Maureen Kolasa, Kyle S. Enger, Diana L. Bartlett, Norma J. Allred, Abigail Shefer
BACKGROUND: The most recent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) shortage occurred between December 2003 and September 2004. To ensure vaccination of the highest-risk children- the Centers for...
Cherry- Letty
BACKGROUND: Unless providers utilize the tools available within an immunization registry- they may never fully realize the benefits of registry participation. Offices taking a passive approach to the...
Dombkowski- Kevin J, Costello- Lauren, Shiming- Dong & Clark- Sarah J
Objectives To demonstrate the feasibility and utility of using administrative claims data from commercial health plans to establish a high-risk indicator in a statewide immunization registry for...
Papadouka- Vikki, Metroka- Amy & Zucker- Jane R
BACKGROUND: In December 2007- Merck \& Co- Inc- initiated a voluntary recall of 10 lots of PedvaxHIB- and 2 lots of COMVAX when the potential of contamination was identified during routine testing of...
Horne- Philip R., Saarlas- Kristin N. & Hinman- Alan R.
This article provides an update to a previous study that analysed some of the cost savings that would result from implementing a nationwide immunization registry in the United States of America. In...
Westley E, Greene S, Tarr G, Hawes S
Vaccination is a key component of child health promotion across the globe. Tracking and monitoring vaccination coverage and services delivered is critical to the success of ...
Schauer- Stephanie L, Maerz- Thomas R, Hurie- Marjorie B, Gabor- Gerald W, Flynn- John M & Davis- Jeffrey P
Measuring progress toward national immunization objectives at the local level- although difficult- is becoming more feasible owing to statewide immunization information systems. This article...