TITLE

RCGP wants flu vaccine offered to all GPs

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Pulse;3/4/2009, Vol. 69 Issue 7, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the suggestion of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) to general practitioners (GPs) and National Health Service (NHS) managers to offer annual flu vaccinations to their staff in Great Britain. RCGP believes that vaccination prevents the spread of infection between the staff and patients. Government data shows that only one out of seven NHS staff underwent vaccination in 2008.
ACCESSION #
37201150

 

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