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Video stresses the importance of flu shots for healthcare personnel

Even though it is best to get your flu shot in the fall, receiving the vaccination in the winter months still affords protection for you, your family, patients, and co-workers, according to the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) video.

The 2-minute video explains who should receive flu shots in your facility [1] and the ramifications of low vaccination rates among healthcare workers.

Bookmark IAC’s home page [2] to view a new video every Monday, or visit the IAC video library [3].

How is the flu vaccination rate in your facility? Take our poll to compare with your peers. [4]