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A Qualitative Assessment of a Performance Measure for Reporting Influenza Vaccination Rates among Healthcare Personnel

  • Taranisia MacCannell (a1), Alicia Shugart (a1), Amy K. Schneider (a1), Megan C. Lindley (a2), Suchita A. Lorick (a2), Agam Rao (a1), LaDora O. Woods (a2), Faruque Ahmed (a2) and Ronda L. Sinkowitz-Cochran (a1)...

Abstract

To understand the feasibility of implementing a standardized performance measure for collecting and reporting influenza vaccination rates among healthcare personnel, qualitative, semistructured interviews were conducted with key informants in 32 healthcare facilities. Despite practical and logistical challenges to implementing the measure, respondents perceived clear benefits to its use.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS A-31, Atlanta, GA 30333 (fwu4@cdc.gov)

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A Qualitative Assessment of a Performance Measure for Reporting Influenza Vaccination Rates among Healthcare Personnel

  • Taranisia MacCannell (a1), Alicia Shugart (a1), Amy K. Schneider (a1), Megan C. Lindley (a2), Suchita A. Lorick (a2), Agam Rao (a1), LaDora O. Woods (a2), Faruque Ahmed (a2) and Ronda L. Sinkowitz-Cochran (a1)...

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