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Introduced House Bill (H)

DIGEST

Influenza immunizations. Requires hospitals to offer to administer an influenza immunization to hospital patients who are 65 years of age or older and are discharged from the hospital from October 1 through March 1. Changes the date through which a health facility is required to administer or make available an influenza immunization from February 1 to March 1. Requires a health facility to retain a signed statement from each employee of the health facility indicating that the employee has been offered the influenza immunization and whether the employee has chosen to accept or decline to receive the influenza immunization. Influenza immunizations. Requires hospitals to offer to administer an influenza immunization to hospital patients who are 65 years of age or older and are discharged from the hospital from October 1 through March 1. Changes the date through which a health facility is required to administer or make available an influenza immunization from February 1 to March 1. Requires a health facility to retain a signed statement from each employee of the health facility indicating that the employee has been offered the influenza immunization and whether the employee has chosen to accept or decline to receive the influenza immunization.