National Vital Statistics System

Newsletters from the National Vital Statistics System

This newsletter is published by the NVSS to enhance the community of vital records and vital statistics practice, provide useful information for vital statistics and vital records professionals, and inform the broader community of interested stakeholders.

April pdf icon[PDF – 373 KB]
Inside this issue – Information on the 2021 VSCP Annual Meeting; Notable reports on Maternal and Infant Characteristics among Women with COVID-19 during Pregnancy; Vital Statistics Modernization Community of Practice updates; and more…

March pdf icon[PDF – 380 KB]
Inside this issue – Information on the Vital Records and Health Statistics Accreditation Program;  Vital Statistics Modernization Community of Practice updates; and more…

February pdf icon[PDF – 298 KB]
Inside this issue – Information on 2020 natality file closing; news regarding the revised National Death Index website; Vital Statistics Modernization Community of Practice updates; and more…

January pdf icon[PDF – 360 KB]
Inside this issue – Information on data year close-outs regarding the 2020 birth, death, and fetal death files; coding questions regarding new strains of SARS-CoV-2; newly released report on provisional estimates for selected maternal and infant outcomes; and more…

Page last reviewed: April 30, 2021