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Questions and Answers

What are Immunization Information Systems (IIS)?
Why do Immunization Information Systems exist?
What will an IIS do for my practice?
How do I participate in the IIS in my state?
Can the IIS exchange data with Electronic Medical Records (EMR)?
What type of equipment do I need to electronically link with the IIS?

IIS Status & Legislation

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Privacy, Confidentiality, and HIPAA

How is a child’s immunization record and information protected?
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Partner Organizations and Support

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Patient Education

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