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Immunization Information for the Illinois VFC Provider


Immunizations for the Vaccines for Children (VFC) Provider: What You Need to Know

Presented by:
Arvind K. Goyal, MD, MPH, MBA, Medical Director, IL Medicaid, Dept. of Healthcare & Family Services, Clinical Associate Professor, Family Medicine & Preventative Medicine, Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University

Learning Objectives:
1.Describe VFC program requirements (enrollment, eligibility, compliance, records management). 
2. Explain VFC vaccine management practices (ordering, storage, transfer, return, receipt). 
3. Describe VFC vaccine administration protocol (VIS statements, VAERS reporting). 
4. State the purpose of VFC-related site visits performed by state/local immunization programs. 
5. Locate resources relevant to current immunization practice.

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IAFP VFC Newsletter (2017)

2017 VFC Provider Changes

HFS Changes to VFC program - Participant Eligibility Verification & Billing (10.16)

Illinois VFC Forms

CDC Resources

IDPH Resources