Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Insurance coverage, available vaccinations and education questions assess how the workplace is positioned to combat preventable diseases in the workforce.

Click on a question to find resources that help to support each activity.

During the past 12 months, did your worksite:

117. Provide health insurance coverage with no or low out-of-pocket costs for influenza (flu) vaccination?

Seasonal Influenza (Flu) – CDC website for Businesses and Employers

118. Provide health insurance coverage with no or low out-of-pocket costs for vaccinations other than influenza (flu) (e.g., pneumococcal or Tdap vaccines)?

Boosting Influenza Immunization at Work: Tools and Guidance for State Health Departments and Their Partners

119. Conduct influenza (flu) vaccinations at your worksite?

Seasonal Influenza (Flu) – CDC website for Businesses and Employers

Connecticut Department of Public Health – Workplace Influenza Clinics

NYC Department of Health – Strategies for Developing a Worksite Influenza Vaccination Program

120. Provide influenza (flu) vaccinations at your worksite with no or low out-of-pocket costs to employees?

CDC – Information for Businesses & Employers

Blue Cross and Blue Shield – Secure Your Flu Clinics Now

ASTHO – Boosting Influenza Immunizations at Work – See p.7

121. Provide vaccinations other than seasonal influenza (e.g. pneumococcal or Tdap) at your worksite with no or low out-of-pocket costs to employees?

Boosting Influenza Immunization at Work: Tools and Guidance for State Health Departments and Their Partners. – See p. 20-22

122. Promote influenza (flu) vaccinations through brochures, videos, posters, pamphlets, newsletters or other written or online information that address the benefits of influenza vaccinations?

Seasonal Influenza (Flu) – CDC website for Businesses and Employers

Boosting Influenza Immunization at Work: Tools and Guidance for State Health Departments and Their Partners

State example: Connecticut Department of Public Health

Help Reduce the Flu @ Work One-Pager