Assessing stability and performance of a digitally enabled supply chain: Retrospective of a pilot in Uttar Pradesh, IndiaVaccine – the official journal of The Edward Jenner Society and The Japanese Society for Vaccinology – Volume 35, Issue 17, Pages 2101-2278, 19 April 2017
Immunization supply chains in low resource settings do not always reach children with necessary vaccines. Digital information systems can enable real time visibility of inventory and improve vaccine availability. In 2014, a digital, mobile/web-based information system was implemented in two districts of Uttar Pradesh, India. This retrospective investigates improvements and stabilization of supply chain performance following introduction of the digital information system.
Learn more from Vaccine journal. This issue of Vaccine, titled "Building Next Generation Immunization Supply Chains", examines current and future vaccine supply chain landscapes and provokes inquiry into how immunization supply chains impact vaccine coverage.