Partnerships to Enhance Immunization Information Systems (IIS)

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
March 14th, 2024
Close Date
May 15th, 2024
Total Funding
$20,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$0.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
2
Opportunity No.
CDC-RFA-IP-24-0079

Agency

Centers for Disease Control - NCIRD (HHS-CDC-NCIRD)

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Centers for Disease Control - NCIRD is offering a federal grant opportunity titled "Partnerships to Enhance Immunization Information Systems (IIS)". This grant aims to support organizations that engage state, tribal, local, and territorial immunization programs funded through CDC's Immunization and Vaccines for Children program. The funding will be used to advance systems supporting program delivery, improve data quality, and improve vaccination coverage. The grant has an estimated total program funding of $20,000,000 and expects to make 2 awards. The service/item being procured is the enhancement of immunization information systems and the support of the immunization community in various efforts. Potential projects include consistent implementation of immunization information system (IIS) standards, supporting jurisdictions' ability to leverage the CDC Immunization Gateway for data exchange and interoperability, communication and engagement with the public health immunization community, and IIS leadership development. The deadline for electronically submitted applications is May 15, 2024, at 11:59 pm ET. For more information, contact Kafayat Adeniyi-Inniss at kga9@cdc.gov.

Description

CDC anticipates an Approximate Total Fiscal Year Funding amount of $3,900,000 for Year 1 for 2 awards, subject to the availability of funds. This NOFO will support organizations that engage state, tribal, local, and territorial immunization programs funded through CDC's Immunization and Vaccines for Children program to advance systems supporting program delivery, improve data quality, and improve vaccination coverage. The intent of this NOFO is to achieve impactful and sustainable outcomes that require implementation of strategies to:Advance technology and standards for immunization Engage and support the immunization community in efforts to assess and monitor vaccine coverage, identify populations at risk, and respond to vaccine-preventable disease outbreaksImprove immunization data collection and useEducate and develop the public health immunization workforcePotential projects include those that support the strategies listed above such as: Consistent implementation of immunization information system (IIS) standardsSupporting jurisdictions' ability to leverage the CDC Immunization Gateway to facilitate data exchange and improve interoperabilityImplement communication and engagement with the public health immunization community through regular communications, supporting user groups, and providing technical assistanceSupport IIS leadership development through competency development, standard role descriptions, competency based training, etc.

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant