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6 Tips to Increase Healthcare Personnel Immunization Rates

Preventing harm is a key goal of providing healthcare and preventing the transmission of infections from healthcare personnel (HCP) to patients through vaccination is a known best practice.

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6 Tips To Increase Healthcare Professional Vaccination Rates

Immunization is an essential component of diseaseĀ prevention and control. Preventing healthcare-associated transmission of infectious diseases protects patients, healthcare professionals, their families, and their communities. Those who work directly with patients or handle materials that may spread infection should be vaccinated in order to reduce the chances of acquiring or spreading vaccine-preventable diseases…

A Strong Vaccine Recommendation Makes a Difference

Vaccines are one of the greatest public health success stories, and while US immunization rates for children and adolescents are high, adult immunization rates remain notably low. As a result, each year more than 50,000 US adults die due to vaccineā€preventable diseases and related complications.