Flu vaccine providers are urged to demand syringes with needlestick prevention features


Intravenous news: Infection Control Today report “This fall and winter, approximately 150 million doses of flu vaccine will be administered across the U.S during the influenza season – which means one injection will be given to almost 1 in every 2 U.S. citizens. Safe in Common, a non-profit organization established to promote needlestick safety and build a community of healthcare safety advocates, today issued a reminder to healthcare facilities and other public sites that will administer the flu vaccine to use syringes with safety features that can protect providers from the risk needlestick injuries.”

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