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Protecting patients: Study shows that Johns Hopkins flu vaccination rates twice national average
Date:2/11/2010

h the follow-up survey offered a practical and effective means of accurately tracking who was and was not vaccinated on the medical campus.

"Hospitals have struggled with how to monitor compliance with the CDC's recommendation, and now we think we have a reliable tracking tool that any medical center can readily use," says Tao.

Bernacki says patients should be comfortable going to any hospital knowing that they are at the lowest possible risk of catching the flu from an infected health care worker. "Now, we have the means of telling them exactly what level of protection is being offered. Having this information publicly available can only lead to higher compliance rates and a win-win for both patients and staff."


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Contact: David March
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Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
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