No vaccination, no job, some hospitals say. It's civil rights versus health of patients. Lehigh Valley Hospital RN Cheryl Hartman prepares an influenza vaccine…
As hospitals in recent years have stepped up their efforts to persuade the public to get annual flu vaccinations, their employees haven't always heeded the call. But federal health authorities believe that hospital workers who are anywhere near patients should be vaccinated for their welfare, as well as patients.' And with the government dangling the carrot of Medicare reimbursement money, hospital administrators are wielding the stick.
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