Issue: November 25, 2014

Published on November 25, 2014

Articles in this issue:

Healthcare Personnel Influenza Vaccination Report

Author: Karen Morris* Published in Clinical & Quality

As of Wednesday November 19, 2014, the Healthcare Personnel Influenza Vaccination Report is available for organizations to complete through the Health Electronic Response Data System (HERDS).

**PLEASE NOTE: This year, healthcare facilities and agencies will be required to submit a single, longitudinal report that will remain open until May 1, 2015.

Initial data should be Submitted in November 2014 (or as soon as available), with updates entered and (re)Submitted as often as necessary - when new healthcare personnel join your facility or agency and/or submit documentation of vaccination.   Completion of this report is required pursuant to 10 NYCRR Section 2.59. The report can be found on the HCS, under NH surveillance, Data Entry

Karen Morris
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800, ext. 15