No One's Immune

October 2009
HealthLeaders Magazine;Oct2009, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p14
The article reports on preparations and developments that will help the public and healthcare workers cope during the swine flu-season in the U.S. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has guidance on where to redirect people in the event of H1N1 outbreak. The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) urges healthcare facilities to vaccinate staff workers against the flu. Due to the wildfires, hospitals in Southern California are prepared for patients with fire-caused respiratory illnesses.


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