Immunization, Office of
To prevent and control vaccine preventable diseases in Rhode Island.
What we do
Coordinate various immunization programs throughout Rhode Island.
Improve and sustain vaccination coverage levels.
Track vaccine returns/waste in order to stay under the Centers for Disease Control allowance of 5% annually.
Ensure that vaccine providers comply with Vaccines for Children (VFC) program requirements through performance site visits.
Maintain effective systems for vaccine quality assurance.
Provide community and school vaccination programs.
High immunization rates and #1 immunization coverage rates for HPV.