August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), a campaign to spread awareness about the importance of immunizations for people of every age.
After the 2019 measles outbreak, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that vaccines will be an important part of healthcare discussions in the upcoming months. And, as flu season grows closer, the great debate of vaccines is going to be all over the news again.
NIAM is a great time to dispel vaccine myths and instead spread the facts that immunizations are important for kids and adults alike.
Here’s a look into why employers may want to encourage the appropriate vaccinations for workers each year: