Health: Docs Could Make It Harder For Visiting Nurses To Dole Out Flu Shots To Seniors

Tuesday, August 15, 2006 8:23 pm
2006: Volume 30, Number 28
VNAA urges physicians to reconsider proposals

Getting a flu shot at home might not be possible if the American Medical Association (AMA) seeks legislation enforcing vaccine distribution to doctors first.

Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA) delivered words of caution to the nation`s top association of medical doctors during a weekend conference. "Don`t inadvertently dismantle a ready-to-go army of immunizers as we face the potential of a pandemic and manmade[..]