A study from the researchers at the University of Pittsburgh shows that a cost-savings of $63-$95 per vaccinated employee can be realized if the flu shot is received before December. This is not only beneficial for employers but for employees as well. Considering that the start of flu season begins in the last quarter of the year, often when paid vacation and sick-time is all used up, the expense of missing work due to the flu can weigh heavy on individuals in more ways that one. Hosting a flu shot clinic at work can prevent this though. Here are five reasons why you should have flu shot clinics at work:
(Adapted from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Flu shots are here at Gatti Pharmacy and our pharmacists are ready to help you stay healthy this flu season! Here are some things to think about when deciding if you should get vaccinated:
With flu season approaching, it is important for you to know what you can do to prevent the flu. The CDC recommends taking action with the following:
Did you know August is National Immunization Awareness Month? It's important for people of all ages to be vaccinated to protect us (and those around us) from serious, and sometimes deadly, diseases. In addition to the flu shot, here are a few tips on which ones to get:
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