Professional organizations such as the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American College of Physicians have recently recommended that influenza vaccinations for healthcare workers be made mandatory in the United States. During this course, we will discuss the effectiveness, impact, and outcomes of these vaccinations for healthcare employees. Topics covered will also include workplace implementation programs and suitable recommendations for influenza vaccine compliance in the healthcare setting.
- Recognize the impact of influenza on the healthcare industry.
- Understand the medical facts associated with influenza vaccinations.
- Explain the recommended intervention techniques to help reduce misconceptions about the influenza vaccine.
Duration: 15 min. CE Credits: .25 Chapters: 1