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Department of Health and Human Services

Require Medicare and Medicaid Providers to be Vaccinated for Flu

The Department of Defense (DoD) properly requires that all its health care providers be vaccinated against influenza. This not only greatly reduces risk of their being infected, but also prevents their inadvertently infecting those they care for and come in contact. Thus the DoD hospitals' staff herd immunity benefits the rest of the population. However, those providers who provide taxpayer-supported programs are not... more »