Mandatory influenza vaccination for all healthcare personnel: a review on justification, implementation and effectiveness.

@article{Wang2017MandatoryIV,
  title={Mandatory influenza vaccination for all healthcare personnel: a review on justification, implementation and effectiveness.},
  author={Tiffany L. Wang and Ling Jing and Joseph A. Bocchini},
  journal={Current opinion in pediatrics},
  year={2017},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={
          606-615
        }
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW As healthcare-associated influenza is a serious public health concern, this review examines legal and ethical arguments supporting mandatory influenza vaccination policies for healthcare personnel, implementation issues and evidence of effectiveness. RECENT FINDINGS Spread of influenza from healthcare personnel to patients can result in… CONTINUE READING