This API action is useful if your organization administers and tracks vaccinations. State registries may find this data useful for tracking population health, like in the case of COVID-19 vaccinations. Typically, you can use this for:
- documenting administration of vaccines;
- documenting historical vaccinations for a patient; and
- sending details of completed vaccinations to a state organization.
You can send writeback messages for this API action with the Redox FHIR® API.
Your connection's system can receive and process writeback messages with their own FHIR® or proprietary API.
- 1Submit vaccination details to a state registryrequired
This table has notes about how to use parameters for this API action specifically, but it's not exhaustive. Refer to the Immunization resource schema for more details.
A reference to the related Patient resource for the patient that received the vaccine.
A unique identifier assigned to this immunization record.