92 Implementing Mandatory Influenza Vaccine Programs

Monday, April 4, 2011: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Cortez CD (Hilton Anatole)
CME Credits: 1.25
CPE Credits: 1.25
ACPE UPN: 0072-9999-11-008-L04-P (knowledge-based)
Registration Code: M24
Type: Meet-the-Consultants
Summary: Influenza vaccination of healthcare workers is a core patient safety practice, and an increasing number of hospital organizations have made influenza vaccination a condition of employment. This session will provide an opportunity for discussion with experts who have managed the implementation of “mandatory” vaccination programs in their organization with an emphasis on tips for generating organization wide support and developing successful programs.
Learning Objectives:
Endorsed by:
  • Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists
7:00 AM
Hilary Babcock, MD, Washington University School of Medicine
7:15 AM
Thomas R. Talbot, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University Medical Center