Online Scheduling Resources
To be successful vaccination vendor in the business community, it is important to make everything as convenient as possible for the businesses. By seeing the health department’s availability and having the capability to schedule an appointment online, more businesses will be likely to participate. In a survey sent by Safeguard Iowa Partnership, many public health agencies stated they are not capable of online registration for appointments. However, there are many resources available to achieve this capability. By eliminating barriers (e.g. time, inconvenience) it increases the likelihood of business participation. While the available resources are vast, below is a list of potential tools that can be used to help with scheduling of appointments for employer vaccination programs.