Analysis of Vaccine Injury Compensation Program Cases
Vaccination is the best way to prevent infectious diseases, and its safety is very important. Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) is set up to evaluate the adverse events and adverse reaction of vaccination. From 1989 to March 2018, there are totally 139 VICP meetings and the total compensation alms plus medical grants reach to NTD116,294,487. Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) and influenza vaccine are the most common compensated vaccines. Safety of vaccination is high. Most applied severe adverse events or mortality cases are not related to vaccination as many of them could find other causing reasons or are declined by evidence medicine data.