What is the purpose of VIIS?
The purpose of VIIS is to create one definitive and accurate immunization record for all residing in Virginia. This can increase immunization rates and decrease rates of over-immunization
How much does it cost to use the Virginia Immunization Information System (VIIS)?
There is no cost associated with maintaining a record in VIIS or with the use of the registry system. Access to authorized users, training, and customer support is free.
- Health care provider or health plans
- Schools head start programs, and day care centers.
- Individuals or organizations as required by law or in the management of a public health crisis
- Other immunization registries
What is the Virginia Law concerning sharing of immunization data through VIIS?
Authority to Share Immunizations in § 32.1-46
I already have an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system, how can I still participate in the registry system?
Data exchange from your office’s EHR to VIIS is possible and will afford your office most benefits of VIIS without doing data entry into the EHR and VIIS.
How can I obtain a copy of my immunization record from VIIS?
You can contact VIIS staff by phone at 804-864-8055 or by email at VIISInfo@vdh.virginia.gov
How will VIIS affect the workload of my busy office staff?
Many offices have successfully integrated VIIS into the current business flow without disruption. Methods for integration can be discussed with your VIIS field consultant.
How can I get access to VIIS?
To gain access to VIIS, the site must complete the enrollment forms and training. Enroll Here.