Indiana Nurses Fired After Refusing F...

Indiana Nurses Fired After Refusing Flu Shots On Religious Grounds

There are 1 comment on the Slashdot story from Jan 8, 2013, titled Indiana Nurses Fired After Refusing Flu Shots On Religious Grounds. In it, Slashdot reports that:

Hugh Pickens writes writes "ABC News reports that Indiana University Health Goshen Hospital has fired eight employees after they refused mandatory flu shots , stirring up controversy over which should come first: employee rights or patient safety.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Slashdot.

CA RN

Encinitas, CA

#1 Jan 8, 2013
There is no evidence that mandatory vaccines impact pt exposure.
If hospitals were serious about protecting pts from infection then they would have better housekeeping and stop spreading MRSA.
There is no data that shows pts were infected by the staff
Doctors are not required to get vaccinated yet they see pts in the hospital going room to room and unit to unit.
Visitors are not required.
The vaccine is not that effective because there are so many virusese

It's all about big pharma money...ytrying to require everyone to be exposed to mercury and other toxins, risk Guillaine barre syndrome

Support choice...

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Nursing Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
help!!!! High School Graduate Interested In Nur... 3 hr dakota214 1
News BMC RNs vote for 2nd strike - if it's deemed ne... 6 hr Pauly 3
News Physiotherapists are not doctors: MCI (Apr '08) Wed Josh2202 1,866
Wisconsin rn to paramedic Jan 16 Shian13 1
News Company wants to convert $5.2 million rural Woo... Jan 12 Anonymouse 18
News How one Toronto hospital is coming back to life... Jan 6 DNR 1
News Way more black women die during childbirth - an... Dec 30 White Organ Harve... 1
More from around the web