Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees

ShareThis Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees 08 Nov 2013 University of New Mexico Hospital employees…object to being told the flu vaccination is now mandatory, and they want clarification about who pays if an employee has an adverse reaction. That was the message delivered Thursday from the workers’ union, District 1199 NM of the […]

Advocates Say Flu Vaccine Should Be Mandatory For Health Workers

NPR February 3, 2012 Despite more than 20 years of recommendations that health workers get flu shots, the most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show more than a third don’t comply. The voluntary approach to reducing the risk that workers will transmit flu to patients has fallen short. So consumer and […]