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More healthcare workers receiving flu shots

OSHA Healthcare Connection, December 13, 2011

It's so far, so good for flu immunizations and healthcare workers this year.

As part of National Influenza Vaccination Week, the CDC released, on December 5, data from an Internet panel survey showing that 63% of healthcare workers have received flu shots by mid-November, an increase of 7% compared to last year.

Read more about what professions and settings are contributing to the increase on the OSHA Healthcare Advisor.

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