Vaccination to prevent influenza is particularly important for people who are at high risk of serious complications from influenza.
People who have severe egg allergies should be vaccinated in a medical setting and be supervised by a health care provider who is able to recognize and manage severe allergic conditions. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2010. Reduction of seasonal influenza transmission among healthcare workers in an intensive care unit: A 4-year intervention study in Thailand. Influenza vaccination and sick leave practices and perceptions reported by health care workers in ambulatory care settings. These recommendations may be considered by state and other Federal agencies when making or enforcing laws.CDC also has infection control recommendations for health care settings.Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every season.This recommendation has been in place since February 24, 2010 when CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted for “universal” flu vaccination in the United States to expand protection against the flu to more people.