This evidence brief discusses the rationale for improving immunization information systems and describes user experiences with different types of systems. It also provides advice on feasibility in different contexts. It draws on evidence gathered during project Optimize demonstrations in Albania, Guatemala, Senegal, South Sudan, Tunisia, and Vietnam.

Corporate author(s): PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: May 2013

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A Case for Better Immunization Information Systems

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A Case for Better Immunization Information Systems [French]

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Also known as: Plaidoyer pour l’Amélioration des Systèmes d’Information de la Vaccination

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This publication is part of the series Project Optimize evidence brief series

Related regions: Global

See also: Health technologies > Vaccine delivery

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