To monitor and improve vaccination coverage rates for vaccine-preventable diseases. Vaccination is one of the primary public health activities to reduce sickness and death in the U.S. Rhode Island Department of Health tracks data extensively to make sure we know when and where children and adults are at risk due to lower immunization rates.
Immunization information is collected yearly from childcare centers, schools, and healthcare facilities throughout the state. Data in the RH Child and Adult Immunization Registry is submitted to RIDOH from providers on an ongoing basis throughout the year. This page does not include COVID-19 vaccine information.