Introduction (Updated January 2016):

THA’s Board of Directors endorsed a position statement on employee flu vaccination in December 2014. The position statement (see below) remains the same and is intended to support hospitals in their efforts to improve seasonal flu vaccination rates among employees.

Current Influenza Position Statement--December 2014

Sample Policy - Influenza Communicable Disease

Sample Policy - Influenza/Healthcare Workers

The American Hospital Association (AHA) Supports Mandatory Influenza Vaccination Policies 

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Resources

CDC - Prevention Strategies for Seasonal influenza in Healthcare Settings

CDC - Seasonal Influenza Resources

American Academy of Pediatrics Recommendation for Influenza Immunization in Healthcare Workers