Baby with his sister on a bed


Few preventive measures have had a greater effect in reducing the mortality of the population around the world than immunizations. From a public health perspective, vaccines have proven to be the most cost-effective tool we have.

In the Community of Madrid, systematic vaccination programs have always had a very important follow-up as a result of the confidence that both the population and health professionals have in vaccines.

It is important to keep in mind that the ultimate goal of vaccination programs is to guarantee the control of vaccine-preventable diseases in the entire population living in our environment. It is of great importance to extend vaccination policies to all population groups in order to strengthen their impact in the control of communicable diseases.