California officials defend $50M vaccine website

by • 1 week 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 month ago

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

White House says it will help improve state and local vaccine websites

by • 2 months ago

"State and local governments have been asking for this skill and expertise for a very long time," said Cori Zarek of Georgetown University's Beeck Center.

After crashes, D.C. officials say new vaccine site will be better

by • 2 months ago

A new site with pre-registration for COVID-19 vaccines will replace one that crashed repeatedly, but questions linger over the city's digital service development.

D.C. vaccine portal crashes for second day in a row

by • 2 months ago

Washington, D.C.'s vaccine portal locked some users out for the second day in a row, after city officials said they'd worked with Microsoft to fix the issue.

Ernst & Young, Microsoft collaborate on digital vaccine management system

by • 3 months ago

An Ernst & Young executive behind the new platform said some states were using spreadsheets to track vaccine distribution.

After snags, Florida launches vaccination website

by • 3 months ago

The new site gives Floridians a platform to get in the queue for COVID-19 vaccines, after several weeks of deferring to Eventbrite and supermarkets.

Vaccine distribution should 'shield' residents from logistical challenges, one official says

by • 4 months ago

Lake County, Illinois, developed two online platforms to manage vaccine distribution to avoid subjecting residents and medical personnel to technical issues.

Minnesota launches COVID-19 vaccination data dashboard

by • 4 months ago

Minnesota officials hope the new data tool will support "a covenant of accountability" as the state progresses through early phases of vaccine distribution.