Want a Job? Get Flu vaccine.
Refused vaccination: 56%? Preventable? Yes. Motivational? No. Here's why: Wintertime illnesses let health care workers stay at home on sick leave during snow/ice conditions.
[Employees] need more motivation than the facility's free shots, especially in today's era of declining work ethic. Progressive public safety agencies now require the immunizations as a condition of employment. No immunizations, no working there.
Chief Donald E. White, CHSP, CHCM, CHEP
Director of Safety and Security
Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute
Falls Church, Va.
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|Author:||White, Donald E.|
|Publication:||H&HN Hospitals & Health Networks|
|Article Type:||Letter to the editor|
|Date:||Sep 1, 2010|
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