It’s extremely important and beneficial for parents and guardians to keep accurate, up-to-date vaccination records.
Immunization Connect Ontario (ICON) has been developed so parents and guardians can easily access and update their child’s immunization card.
There are many advantages to using this tool, which is essentially an online alternative to paper immunization records. It allows you to securely keep track of your family’s immunization records*, whenever and wherever you need them.
For example, if your child is planning to travel to certain foreign countries, enroll in certain programs, pursue post-secondary studies, volunteer, or seek certain employment opportunities, their immunization record will likely be needed to complete the necessary paperwork or applications.
Grey Bruce Public Health has developed a how-to document for submitting immunization information to ICON. Using Icon
*ICON is used to maintain immunization records for children up to 18 years of age.
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