CDMS to NYSIIS • Data file transfer and follow up responsibilities transition to CDMS team. • Transfer records for persons 19 years of age and older (if and only if consent forms are used and documented in CDMS). CDMS • CDMS team completes file transfer and follow up activities for all POD immunizations on behalf of the LHDs. • For 2011-2012: – 146 children – 4,181 adults Proposed Legislation NOT Adopted in 2012 • The DOH immunization bill would enhance the effectiveness of the New York Statewide Immunization Information System (NYSIIS) by: (1) including colleges, professional schools and technical schools among the authorized users of NYSIIS for purposes of verifying student eligibility for admission; (2) permitting adults to give oral or written consent for their immunizations to be recorded in NYSIIS; (3) allowing institutes of higher education, medical research centers or other institutions conducting public health research access to de-identified information within the system; and (4) authorize immunization information to be shared with immunization registries maintained by Indian nations. NYSIIS Consent • Until legislation is changed, NYSIIS will continue to require NYSIIS consent form for persons 19 years of age and older.