Influenza is a yearly concern for healthcare facilities, requiring new planning and preparation each season. Understanding trends and best practices can help position you to better protect patients and staff from the flu. We offer flu management resources to help you better protect your patients.
A Closer Look at Flu: Flu Vaccine Trends
Healthcare providers play a critical role in preparing for each flu season. Because of the variation from year to year, it’s important to understand the flu vaccine supply and current influenza guidelines as you prepare for the upcoming season.Read Article
Flu Vaccine Compliance: Education and Incentives Key to Compliance
It’s the start of flu season. Your organization has likely already begun to encourage patients to get vaccinated and may have implemented wellness strategies. But what are you doing to address the annual challenge of getting your own employees to get flu shots to protect themselves and, more importantly, patients and residents?Read Article
Flu Prevention and Outbreak Management
In general, the flu season will peak mid to late winter and continue through early spring. Preventing transmission and further outbreak of flu in long term care facilities requires a multifaceted approach.Read Article