Safety

Feds asking for healthcare worker flu shot advice

OSHA Healthcare Connection, December 27, 2011

The US Department of Health and Human Services is asking for comments on a draft guidance for achieving a 90% influenza immunization rate for healthcare workers by 2020.

The guidance document is from the National Vaccine Advisory Committee , and the request for comments appeared in the Federal Register, December 19. The comment period ends January 16th, 2012.

Click here for the five recommendations and links to comment.

 

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