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APIC: Make flu shots a condition of employment

OSHA Healthcare Connection, February 8, 2011

Concerned about the continuing low rate of influenza vaccinations among healthcare workers, the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) is now recommending that healthcare facilities make receiving a flu shot a condition of employment, unless it is contraindicated for medical reasons.

Click here to read more details about the APIC position statement and what type of facilities it applies to.

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