Immunization, Office of
To prevent and control vaccine-preventable disease 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 and Prevention 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-based vaccination programs.
High immunization rates and #1 immunization coverage rates for HPV.