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 Post subject: Re: Vegan suing hospita for firing her bcz she refused flu s
PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:06 pm 
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solipsistnation wrote:
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My immune system isn't compromised. Washing my hands is more effective then getting a shot. besides I don't get the flu. Can't spread something I don't have.


Your anecdotal luck is not proof that you will never get sick.


And also, if you work for a hospital that requires it, I don't think they are going to take that as evidence that they won't require you to get the flu shot.

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan suing hospita for firing her bcz she refused flu s
PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:20 pm 
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I hate that this has to be a jerky-parent-against-careworkers thing. But if there are data showing that increased rates of vaccination cause fewer cases of flu infection, and these infections are leading to DEATHS, I'm having a really hard time understanding the debate here.


Wow, good find. That's some interesting research. I'm going to have to hang onto that...

And man, your situation sounds really terrifying. :(

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan suing hospita for firing her bcz she refused flu s
PostPosted: Sat Feb 23, 2013 12:03 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Vegan suing hospita for firing her bcz she refused flu s
PostPosted: Sat Feb 23, 2013 8:20 am 
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sorry i was a bit fired up yesterday, i didn't get to emphasize one point. i DO think that people are within their rights to refuse the shot- THERE IS ALLOWANCE FOR THAT. But as a consequence, there should be a mechanism for these people to be transferred into positions where direct public contact or contact with high-risk patients is not possible.

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