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Vaccine Alerts !
An Initiative to Improve Vaccination Coverage in INDIA by Increasing the Community Demand for Vaccinations in Both Public and Private Setups by Implementing Interventions like Reminder and Recall Systems and Information Centre

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  1. 1. Vaccine Alerts ! An Initiative to Increase Routine Immunization in INDIA In Both Public and Private Setups By Increasing the Community Demand for Vaccinations through Interventions that help Improve Vaccination and Vaccine Awareness Futvi Technologies 1
  2. 2. Vaccines!● Vaccination is One of the Greatest breakthroughs in Modern Medicine● Vaccines Saves Lives,Improves Quality of Life● Immunization is the foundation of Public Health System● Strong Immunization system protects our children,after all “Prevention is better than Cure” Futvi Technologies 2
  3. 3. Global Immunization Data-2010● Immunization Averts about 2.5 Million Deaths per year● Children of All Age Groups-from Diphtheria,Tetanus,Pertussis and Measles● Americas,Europe,Western Pacific Regions-Over 90% Coverage● Children Under 1 year Not vaccinated for DPT3-19.3 Million● Children Dies of Vaccine Preventable Disease-1.7 Million● Global DPT3 Vaccine Coverage-85%● Global Polio,3doses Coverage-86%● Polio Endemic Countries-4● Global Measles Coverage-85%
  4. 4. Global Immunization DataVaccines, Millions of Millions of % of Worlds UnderNo of Doses Under vaccinated Under vaccinated vaccinated Children Children in Children in Worldwide Democratic Democratic Republic of Republic of Congo,India & Congo,India & Nigeria NigeriaDiphtheria- 19.3 9.9 52Tetanus-Pertussis-DPT 3 DosesOral Polio Virus 18.6 9.7 52Vaccine- VPO3 DosesMeasles 19.1 9.2 48ContainingVaccine-First Dose WHO-Weekly Epidemiological Record-2010y
  5. 5. Global Polio Endemic Nations
  6. 6. India● One Among the 4 Nations in the World that are Polio Endemic● Out of 19.3 Million DPT3,Unvaccinated Children Globally, 70% Live in 10 Countries, 52%(9.9 Million)Live in 3 Countries Congo,India and Nigeria INDIA stands No 1,with Over 7 Million Unvaccinated Children● Same Situation for Measles Vaccine also Futvi Technologies 6
  7. 7. Evidence Based OptionsRoutine immunization can be improved through judicious application ofinterventions to• Increase Community Participation,• Involve non-professional health workers,• Create Vaccine Demand,• Use a Vaccination Reminder/Recall System• Reduce Undesirable Side effects JOSEPH L MATHEW, INDIAN PEDIATRICS , 996 VOLUME 46__NOVEMBER 17, 2009 Futvi Technologies 7
  8. 8. In Support of InterventionsIn 2003, the National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC) published a report titled“Standards for Child and Adolescent Immunization Practices.” This report highlighted numberof specific strategies for increasing coverage, such as Reminder systems, office- and clinic-based patient record reviews, and community based approaches.“Increasing Immunization Coverage” - Pediatrics 2010 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) endorses reminder/recall systems throughpolicy statements and reports. Task force on community preventive services recommends the client reminder and recallinterventions based on strong evidence of effectiveness in improving vaccination coverage:Inchildren and adults,In a range of settings and populations,When applied at different levels of scale from individual practice settings to entirecommunities,Across a range of intervention characteristics (eg., reminders and recall, content,theoretical basis and method of delivery),When used alone or with additional componentsTask force on Community Preventive Services,CDC. Futvi Technologies 8
  9. 9. Create Community Vaccine Demand● Increase Community Demand for Vaccinations● By Providing Public Vaccine Awareness,through Education● Providing Relevant Vaccine Information● Educating the Importance of Vaccination,● Providing Facts,clarifying the Myths and Misconceptions● Vaccine Safety Information,Vaccine Schedule Information● Proposed Action Plan-Establishment of Vaccine Information Center Futvi Technologies 9
  10. 10. Reminder and Recall System● Fills Up the Immunization Information Gap● Sends Alerts for Future Vaccine Shots,as Per latest IAP,Schedule● Alert Service Sends Reminders/Alerts through● SMS● Reminder Cards,E-Mail and Telephone as Per the Requirement of the Client● Reminder System Sends Alerts for Next Vaccine Schedule● Recall System Sends Alerts when the Vaccination is Overdue● Alerts about the Information of Vaccines,Due are also Sent Futvi Technologies 10
  11. 11. Future Vision● Awareness Campaigns in Low Vaccination/High Risk Areas● Mobile Vaccination Center & Team-To Reach Remote Areas● Partnership With Public Health Systems in Ensuring Vaccination,and Providing Education to Public and Health Workers● Vaccination Record Maintenance● Formation of Immunization Registry● Mass Awareness Campaigns to Impart the Importance of Immunization during Mass Immunization Pro grammes● Supporting India Rise Futvi Technologies 11
  12. 12. Thank You Futvi Technologies 12