Had your flu vax? Many doctors and healthcare staff missed it last year

Victorian data shows just three out of four hospital staff had an influenza vaccine in 2021: MJA

Infectious diseases experts are warning of low levels of flu vaccination uptake among doctors and other healthcare workers, saying complacency over the virus may be part of the reason.   

In a research letter to the Medical Journal of Australia the group from Victoria report on data that shows influenza vaccination among the state's hospital staff fell by 16% last year.

According to the figures just 77% of hospital staff were vaccinated against influenza in 2021, down