“Our partnership with CANImmunize is helping us modernize our operations while making it simpler for staff and their families to get their flu shots at a crucial time in our COVID-19 response.”
Logistically, from supply chains to getting the vaccine into people’s arms, there are several challenges to address:
Solutions to help with the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out will need to:
CANImmunize solutions are powered by the Canadian Vaccine Catalogue, the standards-based source of truth for vaccine terminology and vaccine product information in Canada. This allows accurate, high-quality data capture at the time of immunization and for different provincial systems to exchange data coded in a standardized way.
Thanks to funding from the Public Health of Agency of Canada, CANImmunize offers solutions to vaccinate Canadians against COVID-19.
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Digital vaccine tracking at the individual level
CANImmunize app, possibility for integration with provincial repositories
Individuals will need to know exactly which vaccine they received (potentially 6 available)
Canadian Vaccine Catalogue integration maintained by the CANImmunize team
Individuals need to be reminded of series completion
Digital push notifications
Vaccine satefy assessments
CANImmunize partnering with CANVAS to implement mobile AEFI reporting
Helping Canadians know if they are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine
Adaptation of Adult Immunization Assessment Tool
Tracking vaccines provided to individuals and vulnerable Canadians
Immunization Clinic Management Software (CANImmunize Clinic Flow)
A digital vaccine platform which can be changed in real-time as evidence on the vaccine changes
CANImmunize public-facing app - banners, push notifications, knowledge centers, e-mails
CANImmunize is a technology company specializing in immunization software. It developed the CANImmunize platform, a pan-Canadian digital immunization tracking system to help Canadians keep track of their vaccinations with a mobile app and web portal. The team offers digital solutions to businesses, health care organizations and governments for vaccinations and tracking, and is preparing for the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Co-founded and led by Dr. Kumanan Wilson, an internal medicine physician, scientist and international thought leader in digital health, the CANImmunize team brings over 10 years of experience developing digital immunization solutions that are grounded in the latest science andadaptable to emerging evidence.
Since 2011, with generous support from the Public Health Agency of Canada, the CANImmunize app has provided Canadians with a way to digitally record, track their vaccinations and be reminded of when their next vaccination is due. In 2019, CANImmunize spun out from The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa into a startup company. Our deep knowledge and expertise in the science of vaccination, vaccination program infrastructure and delivery in the Canadian context sets us apart from our competitors, making our business well-equipped and ready to support the roll-out of a COVID-19 vaccine.CANImmunize is also an award-winning and internationally recognized pan-Canadian digital immunization platform.
Funded by the
Public Health Agency of Canada
Recognized by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control and Deloitte Global as a model for consumer-facing immunization solutions
Certified by the World Health Organization's VaccineSafteyNet
Awarded the Canadian Wireless and Telecommunication Association's Connected with the Community Award
Identified as a leading achievement of the Federal Health Minister in 2014
Leading practice of the
Health Standards organization