WHO – Immunization coverage reaches 84%, still short of 90% goal

July 17, 2014 More than 111 million infants received vaccines in 2013 to protect them from deadly diseases. These infants account for about 84% of the world’s children, but an estimated 21.8 million infants remained unvaccinated, according to new estimates from WHO and UNICEF. The estimates tell a success story for the Expanded Programme on Immunization, namely that global coverage …

Practice Fusion Teams with Merck on Population Health Management Initiative

Providers get a comprehensive view of the vaccination rate of their entire patient population through one screen within Practice Fusion’s web-based electronic health record (EHR) platform April 28, 2014 Practice Fusion, the country’s largest physician-patient community, today launched its Population Health Management offering in collaboration with Merck, a global healthcare leader committed to increasing access to health care for patients through …