Resources for Increasing Influenza Vaccination in Healthcare Professionals


NFID has compiled a list of resources related to the importance of influenza vaccination among healthcare professionals (HCPs) and strategies to increase rates.


Vaccination for Healthcare Professionals (Archived Webinar January 2016)
William L. Atkinson, MD, MPH, Associate Director for Immunization Education at the Immunization Action Coalition and Patricia (Patsy) A. Stinchfield, MS, CPNP, CIC, Senior Director of Infection Prevention & Control at Children’s Minnesota, discuss vaccinations for healthcare professionals. The presentation focuses on the importance of vaccines for healthcare professionals (HCPs) and communication tips and strategies.

Resources

Guidance for Developing a Mandatory Influenza Vaccination Program

Colorado Hospital Association

Healthcare Personnel Immunization Toolkit

Association for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology (APIC)

H3N2 Information for Health Care Providers

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Background information and guidance for clinicians regarding the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and reporting of human infections with H2N2v virus

Immunization of Health-Care Personnel: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Immunizations: Protect Yourself, Protect Your Patients

WithinReach: A toolkit to promote influenza & Tdap immunization among healthcare workers

Influenza Vaccination Honor Roll: Mandatory Influenza Vaccination for Healthcare Personnel

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC): Recognizing examples of influenza vaccination mandates in healthcare settings

Influenza: A Toolkit for Long-term Care Employers

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Influenza Vaccination Information for Health Care Workers

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Influenza Vaccination Information for Health Care Workers

Flu.gov

Mandatory Immunization of Health Care Personnel against Influenza and Other Infectious Diseases

Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA): Policy and statements

Patient Safety and Health Care Provider Immunization

American College of Physicians (ACP): Position statement

Print Materials: Health Care Workers

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Print ready materials targeted to increasing influenza vaccinations in healthcare workers

Providing a Safer Environment for Health Care Personnel and Patients through Influenza Vaccination: Strategies from Research and Practice

The Joint Commission

Revised SHEA Position Paper: Influenza Vaccination of Healthcare Personnel

The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA): Published in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology

Vaccinating Healthcare Personnel

National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit (NAIIS): Recommendations and requirements for vaccination of healthcare personnel and links to useful tool kits and related resources to get the job done