Guide

Guide

Florida SHOTS Helps Boost Immunization Coverage!

Florida SHOTS has several resources available and one of them is the Reminder/Recall that can help you boost immunization levels in your practice.  This report shows a list of your pediatric and adolescent patients who are due or overdue for required and recommended immunizations.  Access our step-by-step guide in English or Spanish.

NEW Guides Available for Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program Providers

Check out our new 2020 VFC Annual Provider Staff Training Instructions guide that includes detailed steps for completing the required Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s “You Call the Shots” interactive training courses. There’s also the Order Inventory Worksheet to learn how to create a worksheet within Florida SHOTS to assist with counting your vaccines and recording “Doses administered” on your VFC order request.

UPDATED Vaccine Utilization Report Guide

The Vaccine Utilization Report guide has been updated to reflect recent enhancements. This report provides your organization’s vaccine usage information that has been entered either manually or uploaded from your EHR during a specified time period.

Download the updated version! English or Spanish

Give Parents Access to Their Child’s 680 Form

Creating electronically certified DH680 forms can be a big timesaver for you and your patients. By electronically certifying within Florida SHOTS, you not only save a copy that is accessible to schools and daycares, but you can create a Parent PIN that allows parents/guardians to print the form for themselves.
 

Click HERE to access our step-by-step guide to make sure your office is ready for the school rush!  Access the Spanish guide HERE.

Vaccine Education Encounters Guide for CHD Users

Check out our newest step-by-step guide that will provide instructions for county health departments (CHD) to document vaccine education encounters with parents/guardians requesting Religious Exemption Form DH681 within Florida SHOTS, as indicated on the DOH Immunization Section guidelines. Available HERE and in Spanish.

Creating DH680 Forms in Florida SHOTS

Creating electronically certified DH680 forms can be a big time saver for you and your patients. By electronically certifying within Florida SHOTS, you not only save a copy that is accessible to schools and daycares, but you can create a Parent PIN that allows a parent/guardian to print it from home. Click HERE to access our step-by-step guide to make sure your office is ready for the school rush!  Access the Spanish guide HERE.

Protect Your Patients from the Flu!

With flu season in full swing, take every opportunity to vaccinate against the flu with Florida SHOTS Reminder/Recall to be proactive and protect your patients. For step-by-step instructions for generating a list of pediatric/adolescent patients who have not received a flu vaccine in your office, check out our guide HERE. Also available in Spanish.

Need help adding or editing VFC calibration certificates?

Whether you recently had your temperature monitoring device recalibrated or you purchased a new device, our updated “VFC Temperature Logs Quick Tips” provides step-by-step instructions for updating calibration certificates. 

You can access it here in HERE.

 

Give Parents Access to Their Child’s 680 Form!

Creating electronically certified DH680 forms can be a big timesaver for you and your patients. By electronically certifying within Florida SHOTS, you not only save a copy that is accessible to schools and daycares, but you can create a Parent PIN that allows a parent/guardian to print it from home.

Click HERE to access our step-by-step guide to make sure your office is ready for the school rush!  Access the Spanish guide HERE.