Seasonal Influenza (Flu)

 2016-2017 Flu Season

The Occupational Health Center is offering  influenza (flu) vaccine at no cost to Boston University employees.  There will be no more flu clinics held in 2016-17 season. However, we are available to provide flu shots on the individual basis.

To take advantage of this opportunity, please call our office at 617-353-6630 to schedule your visit. We encourage everyone to get the vaccine to protect yourself, your colleagues, and your family from the illness.

Please read this information about the flu and 2016-17 season flu vaccination. If you have any questions, please email buohc@bu.edu.

Contraindications:

  • History of severe reaction to influenza vaccination
  • Moderate-to-severe illness
  • History of Guillain-Barre syndrome

Please note:

  • Wear a short sleeve shirt to enable easier access to your upper arm.
  • MA DPH recommends that all health care providers receive the influenza vaccine unless contraindicated

 

News »

Quick Links


Employees injured at work should immediately receive any necessary medical care:
If Injured at Work – Charles River Campus

How to respond to an on-the-job injury and how to ease back into work through the Transitional Work Program
Transitional Work Program Brochure

Supervisors should complete an Accident Report & Analysis Form if injury occurs:
Accident Report and Analysis Form