Every winter the clinics are full of patients coughing, sniffling and sneezing. Occupational Health nurse practitioner, Duke Chenault sits down with Teera to discuss flu symptoms and treatments.
Listen to this Wellcast for some quick tips on how to prepare for your upcoming visit with your health care provider.
Anyone who is at risk for contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials is strongly encouraged to receive the hepatitis B vaccine series.
Occupational Health offers Hepatitis B Vaccine free of charge to Vanderbilt employees who are exposed to human blood.
Teera Wilkins sits down with Dr. Kathryn Edwards and Dr. Sarah Elizabeth Williams to discuss the importance of vaccinations.
Information about religious beliefs and vaccines.
Occupational Health offers travel exams for all Vanderbilt faculty and staff who will be traveling internationally on Vanderbilt business.
VUMC faculty and staff born after 1956 are required to be vaccinated against measles unless they have laboratory-proven immunity to measles.
Dr. Louis Hanson talks with Teera Wilkins about Meningitis. Dr. Hanson is the Medical Director at Vanderbilt Student Health. Listen to hear why it is important for students living on campus to have the Meningitis vaccine before coming to school.
Meningitis vaccine is not a mandatory vaccine for all employees. The faculty or staff that are required to have this vaccine will see this vaccine in their HWIP profile.