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Marriage status, education, age predict vaccination rates among healthcare workers

OSHA Healthcare Connection, February 8, 2011

As healthcare workers go: if you’re married, you probably received a flu shot; if highly educated, you opted for the hepatitis B vaccination; and younger workers are more apt to be protected from tetanus, according to a study published in the February American Journal of Infection Control.

The study also found that the vaccination rates were below the targets set by the CDC.

Read more in the featured article at the OSHA Healthcare Advisor.

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