41 changes the definition of which authorized companies one can get a declination form
, and requires that all affidavits must be in the possession of the excess line broker before coverage can be placed.
Although immunization is not yet mandatory at our hospital, we ask all employees who decline vaccine to fill out and sign a declination form
. Typically, a high number of our health care workers are immunized against the seasonal flu; last year, 85% were immunized with 11% signing decimations.
Any employee who refuses must sign a declination form
acknowledging "influenza is a serious respiratory disease that kills an average of 36,000 persons and hospitals more than 200,000 persons in the United States each year," as well as several similar not-so-fun facts.