The Wisconsin Immunization Registry Experience: Comparing Real-time and Batched File Submissions from Health Care Providers

Issued on June 15, 2014 by WJM

This article found that health care organizations that submit electronic data to IIS should be aware that the technical decision to use the HL7 format, particularly if real-time data exchange is employed, can result in more timely and accurate data. This will assist clinicians in adhering to the ACIP schedule and reducing over-immunization.