Influenza vaccination among healthcare workers.

  title={Influenza vaccination among healthcare workers.},
  author={Sonia Habib and Shmuel Rishpon and Lisa Rubin},
  journal={The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ},
  volume={2 12},
OBJECTIVE To determine the vaccination rates among healthcare workers in the Haifa subdistrict and to assess factors associated with vaccination uptake among them. METHODS The study was conducted in the three general hospitals in Haifa City, and in five nursing homes in the Haifa subdistrict. Self-administered questionnaires were distributed to 1,014 employees of whom 71% were females, 34% were nurses, 27% were physicians and 28% were non-professional workers. RESULTS The crude response… CONTINUE READING

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