Massachusetts launches new COVID-19 vaccine verification tool

by • 7 months ago

The commonwealth's digital vaccine pass arrives just days before Boston requires proof of vaccination at indoor public venues.

New York makes vaccine pass available to VA patients

by • 8 months ago

The change came after an executive order from Gov. Kathy Hochul that allowed the VA to share its COVID-19 vaccine records with the state.

Vaccine effort moved officials to tears, New Hampshire CIO says

by • 9 months ago

Collaboration between agencies "actually brought tears to our eyes a couple times," Denis Goulet said during an online event.

California shares the code for its digital vaccine pass

by • 11 months ago

The California Department of Technology published the code to its COVID-19 vaccine pass on GitHub in the hopes other states develop similar products.

Oregon could be next state to launch a vaccine app

by • 11 months ago

With COVID-19 cases filling up the state's hospitals, officials are reportedly considering the development of a mobile pass for people to show their vaccination status.

Election disinformation fight offers lessons for pandemic, NGA says

by • 1 year ago

States should respond to falsehoods about vaccines by looking to how election officials countered lies about the 2020 vote, NGA suggests.

California launches COVID-19 vaccine look-up website

by • 1 year ago

A third party is also developing an app that would allow businesses to scan customers' phones to verify the portal's health information is legitimate.

California officials defend $50M vaccine website

by • 1 year ago

The "My Turn" site has been called incompatible with systems used by county-run and retail vaccination programs, but state officials say there's no incompatibility.

States are using Google's 'plug and play' vaccination platform

by • 1 year ago

Google Cloud says its "Intelligent Vaccine Impact" platform has helped some states avoid the technical issues others have encountered.