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Vital stats: Hepatitis B protection for healthcare workers

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends that healthcare workers “with reasonably anticipated risk for exposures to blood or infectious body fluids receive the complete Hepatitis B vaccine series and have their immunity documented through postvaccination testing.” OSHA Healthcare Advisor asked its readers what percentage of their workers met ACIP recommendations? Here are the results:

What percentage of staff with a reasonably anticipated risk for exposures to blood or infectious body fluids have received the hepatitis B vaccine series and had immunity documented through post-vaccination testing?

 

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