Redefining vaccination coverage and timeliness measures using electronic immunization registry data in low- and middle-income countries

Issued on March 26, 2019 by Vaccine, Volume 37, Issue 13

Redefining vaccination coverage and timeliness measures using electronic immunization registry data in low- and middle-income countries

This commentary discusses how measures for assessing vaccination status and program performance can be redefined and recalculated using data when generated at the health facility level and the implications of the use and availability of electronic individual-level data.

Authors of this Resource:

Samantha B. Dolan, Emily Carnahan, Jessica C. Shearer, Emily N. Beylerian, Jenny Thompson, Skye S. Gilbert, Laurie Werner, Tove K.Rymand