Encourage Patients to Get Their Flu Vaccine by the End of October
You'll get lots of questions about the 2016-2017 flu season.
All the flu vaccines will include some new strains this year.
When should patients be vaccinated? Offer the flu vaccine now...and encourage patients to get vaccinated by the end of October. We now know the flu vaccine is usually effective for AT LEAST 6 to 8 months.