STOPPING THE FLU STARTS WITH YOU. If your employees haven’t gotten their flu shot yet, now’s the time. It will help protect them and those around them from getting sick, especially young children and older adults who are most at risk. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that it’s safe,1 effective, and can be given at the same time as the COVID-19 shot or booster. We’re in this together! Use the following resources to encourage your employees to get vaccinated.
1: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “Influenza (Flu) Vaccine Safety,” August 25, 2022.; cdc.gov/flu/prevent/vaccinesafety.htm
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