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Digital Immunization Registry: Evidence for the Impact of mHealth on Enhancing the Immunization System and Improving Immunization Coverage for Children under One Year Old in Vietnam

Digital Immunization Registry: Evidence for the Impact of mHealth on Enhancing the Immunization System and Improving Immunization Coverage for Children under One Year Old in Vietnam

Publication Date
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Affiliation: 

PATH Mekong Regional Program

In 2012, PATH and the Vietnam Vietnam National Expanded Program on Immunization (NEPI) developed and piloted a digital immunisation registry, ImmReg, to overcome the shortcomings of the existing paper-based immunisation data collection system. This article shares the results of a final evaluation conducted in 2015 to assess the impact of ImmReg, including its use of short message service (SMS, or text) reminders to engage caregivers, on improving the immunisation programme.

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Mhealth. 2017; 3: 26. doi: 10.21037/mhealth.2017.06.03.

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