The Pennsylvania Statewide Immunization Information System ("PA-SIIS") is a web-based statewide immunization registry which collects vaccination history information. PA-SIIS compiles immunization information from health care providers and creates a current and comprehensive immunization record. PA-SIIS helps health care providers administer appropriate immunizations to their patients.
Pennsylvania’s version of the National Electronic Disease Surveillance System ("PA-NEDSS") provides a way to report diseases and investigate findings to the Pennsylvania Department of Health ("DOH") via the Internet. PA-NEDSS is the mandatory electronic disease reporting application for Pennsylvania. IPA-NEDSS is a near real-time, secure communication link between laboratories, hospitals, individual medical practices, and the DOH.
RODS Pennsylvania is the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s biosurveillance system which monitors medication sales and emergency room visit information. Pennsylvania public health officials and hospital epidemiologists can obtain access to the system.
For more information: https://www.rods.pitt.edu/site/content/blogsection/9/69/.
The Pennsylvania Health Information Exchange ("PHIX") will create a secure statewide network for sharing electronic health information for health care providers and patients in Pennsylvania.
For more information: http://www.pahealthinfoexchange.com/.