IID-19 Increase the number of States collecting kindergarten vaccination coverage data according to CDC minimum standards
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Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Number of states (including the District of Columbia) who collect kindergarten vaccination coverage data according to CDC minimum standards
This measure is designed to encourage states to follow standard procedures and methodology that will result in quality data.
States are asked to use comparable methods to allow comparison and to ensure that the information collected is accurate. States meeting the criteria for this objective must employ a methodology that meets the following standards: (1) all age-appropriate ACIP recommendations must be followed, including 2 doses of varicella, (2) appropriate sampling methodology must be used, (3) data collected must be validated, (4) data collection should only be done by trained personnel, (5) data on vaccination history should come from a provider, and (6) data should be collected collected by the appropriate date (December 31 of each year).
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.