Professional Societies Call for Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccinations for Healthcare Personnel
July 23, 2021 | Aging Services Risk Management
What's the news. A consensus statement from seven professional healthcare societies recommends making COVID-19 vaccination a condition of employment for all healthcare personnel, as well as healthcare facility workers such as students, volunteers, and contractors. Exemptions would include those with medical contraindications to receiving the vaccine and as specified by federal or state law.