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Indication vaccination in case of occupational risk

When is an indication vaccination necessary or useful if there is an occupational risk? 

Do you work in a medical or nursing facility, e.g. as a nurse, doctor or cleaner and therefore have more contact with patients with a wide variety of infectious diseases?

Are you Educator or do you work in a community facility and therefore have contact with a lot of children and children's diseases?

Are you As a Forestry worker or hunter travel a lot in nature and come into contact with ticks, for example?

Do you have a high level of public traffic due to your job? , e.g. as an employee in public authorities, a bus driver, a teacher or a police officer and do you therefore increase your risk of flu infection?

In all of these cases, certain indication vaccinations may be necessary or useful. p>

Did you know that vaccination for measles has been mandatory in Germany since March 2020?

School and kindergarten children should be effectively protected against measles. From the age of one, all children must now receive the measles vaccinations recommended by the Standing Vaccination Commission (STIKO) when they enter school or kindergarten present.

The same also applies to people who work in community facilities or medical facilities, such as educators, teachers, day care and medical staff (if these people were born after 1970).

How to find out about indication vaccinations

You Would you like to find out more about whether further vaccinations are necessary in your current professional field? Then simply make an appointment to check your vaccination status in one of our Avi Medical practices and discuss it with our team of doctors.

They will tell you whether you are sufficiently protected or whether you should receive a vaccination. Your employer may also be a suitable contact in this case.