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Healthcare Providers

New and Noteworthy

  • NCIP Provider Resource Guide
  • FAQs on Changes to the NCIP (PDF, 35 KB)
  • Click here to review North Carolina Immunization Rules and Laws.
  • Getting a flu vaccine every year is the best way to protect yourself and your family from flu and its potentially serious complications. CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated by the end of October.
  • When you are sick with the flu, you risk missing work, missing school, and important life events. Get yourself and your family a flu vaccine now.

Provider Education

Earn continuing education credits through trainings offered by the N.C. Immunization Branch and others.  Access online guides for the NCIR and more.

North Carolina Immunization Program (NCIP) Requirements

Review the basics of the NCIP, learn how to join and what’s required of an enrolled provider. Access links to important documents like the NCIP Coverage Criteria, memos from the Immunization Branch, vaccine storage and handling resources, vaccine information statements and resources on reporting vaccine preventable diseases in North Carolina.

NCIP Provider Resource Guide

A printable guide to everything you need to know about the NCIP and NCIR.

i. Table of Contents (PDF, 19 KB) (Updated June 2018)
I. Contact Information (PDF, 1.26 MB) (Updated January 2018)
II. NCIP Program Information (PDF, 794 KB) (Updated January 2018)
III. Clinical/Administrative Information (PDF, 6.20 MB) (Updated June 2018)
IV. Storage & Handling (PDF, 3.57 MB) (Updated October 2018))
V. Communicable Disease Reporting & Law (PDF, 1.24 MB) (Updated January 2018)
VI. Resources (PDF, 64 KB) (Updated January 2018)
VII. North Carolina Immunization Registry (NCIR) (PDF, 1.09 MB) (Updated January 2018)

North Carolina Immunization Registry (NCIR)

Learn about the NCIR and how it can help your practice track immunizations and identify patients who need vaccinations. 


View and download important documents like VAL forms, reminder/recall post cards and access clinical tools created by the N.C. Immunization Branch and others.



Updated: October 2, 2018