The goal of the Immunization Program is to reduce and ultimately eliminate the incidence of vaccine preventable diseases by working in conjunction with public and private health care providers throughout the state.
Accomplishing this goal will require achieving and maintaining high vaccination coverage levels, improving vaccination strategies among under vaccinated populations, prompt reporting and thorough investigation of suspected cases and rapid institution of disease control measures.
Bethany Kintigh RN, BSNImmunization Program Manager1-800-831-62931-800-831-6292 FAX, or
Use the "Contact Us" page to submit questions online
Receiving VFC Vaccine Orders in IRISPosted: Tuesday, Jul 02, 2013
The following schedule provides dates, times and details for webinars to review new functionality in IRIS, Receiving VFC Vaccine Orders.
Recorded Webinar Training: How to Receive VFC Vaccine Orders into IRIS
2014 VFC Program Re-enrollmentPosted: Friday, Jun 07, 2013
The Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program guidelines require providers to re-enroll annually. Re-enrollment will be completed through the Immunization Registry Information System (IRIS).
Iowa immunization records available in IRIS can be requested from any health care provider participating in IRIS or from Iowa's Immunization Program by completing the forms below.
Iowa Chapter AAP
Immunization Action Coalition
Voices for Vaccine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia-Vaccine Education Center
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
National Cancer Institute
For more Information about the Iowa Immunization Program:Call 515 281-4923 or 1-800-831-6293You may also use the "Contact Us" page to submit questions online.
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