2022 Health Service Influenza Vaccination Campaign

The 2022 Influenza campaign will commence in April. 
This year vaccination is mandatory for all category A/B staff and highly recommended for category C staff.
Category A/B staff - Staff who have direct and indirect contact with, or potential exposure to blood or body substances.
Category C staff -Staff who have minimal patient contact.
Denominator -  the number of staff permanently, temporarily or casually (bank staff) employed by the nominated hospital/health service who worked one or more shifts during the influenza vaccination campaign.
Numerator - the number of staff vaccinated against influenza (within the hospital/health service or elsewhere), staff classified as contraindicated, declined or unknown.

Further information will be provided to all VICNISS users shortly.