Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Health care personnel are identified as persons reporting that they work in a health care facility.
From the 2008 National Health Interview Survey:
During the PAST 12 MONTHS, have you had a flu shot? A flu shot is usually given in the fall and protects against influenza for the flu season. During what month and year did you receive your most recent flu shot?
Do you currently volunteer or work in a hospital, medical clinic, doctor’s office, dentist’s office, nursing home or some other health-care facility? This includes part-time and unpaid work in a health care facility as well as professional nursing care provided in the home. This includes non-health care professionals, such as administrative staff, who work in a health-care facility.
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.
In 2013, objective IID-12.9 was revised to IID-12.13.
Additional resources about the objective.
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