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ACIP: Cases of Rare Blood Clot Condition after Receipt of Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

Hello,As part of our ongoing commitment to share important decisions and recommendations with you, below is a summary of today’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting and subsequent vote.On April 13, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) sent out a message via the Health Alert Network about recent cases of ...
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STEP 2.0 has a new home

Press Release STEP has a new home People that Deliver announced as the coordinating hub of the Strategic Training Executive Programme 14 April 2021, Copenhagen: People that Deliver (PtD), the global technical leader in human resources for health supply chain management, is the new coordinating hub of the joint Coordinated Strategic T...
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The Barriers and Opportunities of Telehealth

Thursday, April 15, 12 pm ETHITEQ Highlights webinar: Measuring Telehealth Success: You Can't Achieve it if You Can't Measure ItREGISTER In this presentation, Christian Milaster of Ingenium Digital Health Advisors will lead attendees through a series of pragmatic concepts on how to set an organization’s telehealth success targets, what and how to m...
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M&I Survey Reminder: Patient Deduplication | Deadline 04-26-2021

Hello,Patient deduplication is one of the six Data Quality Content Areas that will eventually be measured as part of AIRA’s Measurement and Improvement (M&I) Initiative. This email is a reminder that AIRA and the Measurement for Assessment and Certification Advisory Workgroup (MACAW) are conducting an IIS community survey to support this new co...
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Discovery Session Reminder: An Orientation to AIRA for New IIS Staff

Hello,A reminder to register for the next American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) Discovery Session on Monday, April 26 at 4 p.m. ET. AIRA hosts monthly webinars, called Discovery Sessions, for staff in the IIS community. Next month’s session will be an orientation to AIRA’s resources and activities for new IIS staff and staff t...
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Reminder: Share Your SnapShots Stories with the IIS Community

Hello,  Just a reminder that we’re looking for articles for the June 2021 edition of SnapShots and would love to share your stories. SnapShots is AIRA’s quarterly newsletter that highlights the innovative work and accomplishments of IIS. Being mid-year, June is a great time to reflect on the previous six months and any mid-year milestones...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 14, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 14, 2021

  9 April 2021, Vol. 96, No. 14, pp. 113–116 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 113 9th Meeting of the WHO Expert Working Group of the Global Influenza Surveillance and Response System for Surveillance of Antiviral Susceptibility   115 Executive summary of the 11th Meeting of the WHO Working Group for the Molecular Detection and Subtyping ...
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Information Request: Consumer Access/Vaccine Credential Strategies

Hello,AIRA is interested in understanding your jurisdiction's plans to address consumer access to immunization records. If you are willing to share information, please reply to this email and include your contact information for follow-up by April 13, 2021. Information RequestedIf you have a consumer access strategy in place or under...
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EYE Strategy March Newsletter

 View this email in your browser !---->March Newsletter !---->The past year has confirmed many inequities between communities around the world. As expected, COVID-19 has adversely affected those without resources and access to healthcare. Today, on World Health Day, the World Health Organization urges us to work towards bu...
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M&I Survey: Patient Deduplication | Deadline 04-26-2021

Hello,Patient deduplication is one of the six Data Quality Content Areas that will eventually be measured as part of AIRA’s Measurement and Improvement (M&I) Initiative. AIRA and the Measurement for Assessment and Certification Advisory Workgroup (MACAW) are conducting an IIS community survey to support this new content area. The purpose of thi...
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AIRA Monthly Update March 2021

 Monthly UpdateMarch 2021 in Reviewwww.immregistries.orgIn This Issue…AIRA's COVID-19 Response UpdateWelcome New Staff to AIRANeed Epi or Data Visualization Support?Wanted: SmartyStreets User Group PresentersUpdated SmartyStreets Survey Rolls Out in AprilAIRA Board Corner: Miriam Muscoplat, DirectorInformation RequestsCommittee and Workgroup U...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 13, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 13, 2021

 2 April 2021, Vol. 96, No. 13, pp. 15–112Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 105 pneumococcal vaccines: WHO position paper on their use in community outbreak settings   110 Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, January–December 2020    Download 2 avril 2021, Vol. 96, No. 13, pp. 105-112Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 105 Util...
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This is No Joke!

Hello,It might be April Fool’s Day, but this is no joke! The AIRA 2021 National Meeting is happening. We’re currently planning for a hybrid meeting with both in-person and virtual components on August 3–5 in Portland, Oregon. Thankfully, the COVID-19 case rates in Oregon are among the lowest in the nation. If things go as hoped with President Biden...
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Polio News March 2021

 View this email in your browser or download PDFMarch 2021POLIO NEWSDear Moderator,To celebrate International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) is recognizing the incredible contributions of women around the world working tirelessly to end polio once and for all. From spea...
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PPE Access for All: The Journey and the Future

  On behalf of the partners of the COVID-19 Action Fund for Africa (CAF-Africa), we invite you to a workshop:   PPE Access for All: The Journey and the Future. Our CAF-Africa team and valued partners have generated extensive lessons learned in supplying PPE for community health workers in 18 countries. We will discuss lessons le...
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SnapShots: Showcasing Work of the IIS Community

Hello, It’s hard to believe March is almost over. Spring has sprung, and with it comes the next edition of SnapShots, AIRA’s newsletter about the progress, best practices, and accomplishments of IIS across the country. This edition showcases some of the ongoing work being done in the IIS community, including data visualization, tools for ...
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Upcoming Discovery Session: An Orientation to AIRA for New IIS Staff

Hello,Join us for the next American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) Discovery Session on Monday, April 26 at 4 p.m. ET. AIRA hosts monthly webinars, called Discovery Sessions, for staff in the IIS community. Next month’s session will be an orientation to AIRA’s resources and activities for new IIS staff and staff that have not wo...
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SnapShots: Share Your Stories with the IIS Community

Hello,  We’re looking for articles for the June 2021 edition of SnapShots and would love to share your stories. SnapShots is AIRA’s quarterly newsletter that highlights the innovative work and accomplishments of IIS. Being mid-year, June is a great time to reflect on the previous six months and any mid-year milestones your program and IIS...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 12, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 12, 2021

 26 March 2021, Vol. 96, No. 12, pp. 89–104 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 89 Antigenic and genetic characteristics of zoonotic influenza A viruses and development of candidate vaccine viruses for pandemic preparedness  Download 26 mars 2021, Vol. 96, No. 12, pp. 89-104 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 89 Caractéristiques génétiques et ant...
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WHO’s interim guidance “Evaluation of COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness”

WHO’s interim guidance “Evaluation of COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness”WHO’s interim guidance “Evaluation of COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness” Dear colleagues, Given your interest by being part of this list-serve, we thought you might be interested in the release of WHO’s interim guidance “Evaluation of COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness” which is now avai...
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