MIROW has recently published new best practice guidance on Decrementing Inventory via Electronic Data Exchange. A full guide and mini guide are now available.
In October 2015, the AIRA team, in partnership with the Standards and Interoperability Steering Committee (SISC) and CDC partners, drafted and released a guidance document titled Guidance for HL7 Acknowledgement (ACK) Messages to Support Interoperability. The newly released document provides clarification on implementation methods in an effort to point all IIS towards common, standardized ACK messaging.
The Analytic Guide for Assessing Vaccination Coverage Using an IIS is now available. The guide describes practical considerations and key decision points in designing a population-based assessment using an IIS.
Visit AIRA's resource repository for immunization information
system (IIS)- relevant information. You can find AIRA’s newsletter
SnapShots, MIROW best practices, functional and technical standards,
and many other IIS-related documents.
AIRA is viewed by its members as the centralized core of activity for IIS development, standardization, and best practices.
AIRA's Membership structure is evolving and new changes will go into effect October 1, 2016. View the Membership page for more details. As part of these exciting new changes, AIRA will be offering a Partnership Program for both members and non-members who wish to get involved in AIRA. This newly created Partnership Program will provide an excellent opportunity for those who wish to further support AIRA's mission. Please see the AIRA Partnership page for ways to join as an AIRA Presidential Partner or AIRA Premier Partner after October 1st.
Pediatrics recently published a paper entitled Immunization Data Exchange With Electronic Health Records. This relevant study shows the positive impact of data exchange between New York City's IIS and a large hospital network's EHR on immunization coverage.
Click here to view a slideshow of our favorite photos from the National Meeting. We look forward to bringing the IIS community together again next year in Chicago!
The newest edition of SnapShots has been published. Read it for important updates from the IIS community.