Duke Health: Flu Resources

Duke Health: Flu Resources

Additional information regarding community health, medical services, and requests for appointments can be found at DukeHealth.org.

DUHS Requirements & Exemptions

Annual vaccination against the flu is now a condition of employment at Duke University Health System. This policy applies to all people who provide care, treatment or services in the organization, including those receiving pay (for example, permanent, temporary, part-time personnel), as well as members of the medical staff, contract employees, volunteers, vendors and health profession students except those who have been granted a medical or religious exemption.

For more information on this policy, please see the document links to the right or send questions via email to stoptheflu@duke.edu.

Exemptions

Applications for medical or religious exemptions should be submitted before Monday, October 10, 2016.

Medical Exemption

To apply for a medical exemption, have your medical provider complete and sign this form. Fax the completed form to the Employee Occupational Health & Wellness confidential fax at 919-613-3518 or email a scanned copy to eohwflu@dm.duke.edu.

Religious Exemption

To apply for a religious exemption, submit this completed form to Staff and Labor Relations at hrslrpolicies@duke.edu or via fax at 919-681-7924.

The 2016 deadline for policy compliance is Tuesday, November 1, 2016.