Hospice Provider Healthcare Worker Flu Vaccination Rates
2017-2018 flu season

Influenza (flu) is a serious health threat. It is important that all healthcare workers get vaccinated against the flu each year to prevent the spread of flu among staff and patients at healthcare facilities. It is especially important that healthcare workers who care for high-risk persons such as older adults, pregnant women, and people living with chronic medical conditions get vaccinated.

What you should do

  • Improve your facility flu vaccination rates. more
  • Require unvaccinated workers to wear a surgical face mask during direct patient contact if the Director of Health declares flu to be widespread. more

Employee Summary Rates

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Facility Name Total Workers Percent Vaccinated Percent Medically Exempt Percent Refuse Percent Unknown
BEACON HOSPICE LLC DBA BEACON HOSPICE AN AMEDISYS COMPANY 76 74% 0% 26% 0%
CONTINUUM CARE OF RHODE ISLAND LLC 16 100% 0% 0% 0%
HOPE HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE RHODE ISLAND 391 71% 1% 10% 19%
HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE 55 89% 0% 7% 4%
NURSING PLACEMENT HOME HEALTH CARE SERICES, INC. (HSP01634) 557 27% 0% 73% 0%
VISITING NURSE HOME AND HOSPICE (HSP01603) 21 86% 0% 14% 0%
VNA OF CARE NEW ENGLAND (HSP01601) 27 100% 0% 0% 0%
All Reporting Hospice Provider 1143 51.9% 0.3% 41.2% 6.6%

Licensed Independent Practitioner Summary Rates

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Facility Name Total Workers Percent Vaccinated Percent Medically Exempt Percent Refuse Percent Unknown
BEACON HOSPICE LLC DBA BEACON HOSPICE AN AMEDISYS COMPANY 2 0% 0% 0% 100%
CONTINUUM CARE OF RHODE ISLAND LLC 1 100% 0% 0% 0%
HOPE HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE RHODE ISLAND 0
HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE 5 60% 0% 40% 0%
NURSING PLACEMENT HOME HEALTH CARE SERICES, INC. (HSP01634) 0
VISITING NURSE HOME AND HOSPICE (HSP01603) 1 100% 0% 0% 0%
VNA OF CARE NEW ENGLAND (HSP01601) 3 100% 0% 0% 0%
All Reporting Hospice Provider 12 66.7% 0.0% 16.7% 16.7%

Student, Trainee, and Volunteer Summary Rates

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Facility Name Total Workers Percent Vaccinated Percent Medically Exempt Percent Refuse Percent Unknown
BEACON HOSPICE LLC DBA BEACON HOSPICE AN AMEDISYS COMPANY 50 64% 0% 12% 24%
CONTINUUM CARE OF RHODE ISLAND LLC 0
HOPE HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE RHODE ISLAND 227 80% 1% 4% 14%
HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE 70 56% 0% 36% 9%
NURSING PLACEMENT HOME HEALTH CARE SERICES, INC. (HSP01634) 0
VISITING NURSE HOME AND HOSPICE (HSP01603) 37 70% 0% 8% 22%
VNA OF CARE NEW ENGLAND (HSP01601) 8 100% 0% 0% 0%
All Reporting Hospice Provider 392 73.2% 0.8% 11.2% 14.8%

All Healthcare Workers Combined (employee and non-employee)

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Facility Name Total Workers Percent Vaccinated Percent Medically Exempt Percent Refuse Percent Unknown
BEACON HOSPICE LLC DBA BEACON HOSPICE AN AMEDISYS COMPANY 128 69% 0% 20% 11%
CONTINUUM CARE OF RHODE ISLAND LLC 17 100% 0% 0% 0%
HOPE HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE RHODE ISLAND 618 74% 1% 8% 17%
HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE 130 70% 0% 24% 6%
NURSING PLACEMENT HOME HEALTH CARE SERICES, INC. (HSP01634) 557 27% 0% 73% 0%
VISITING NURSE HOME AND HOSPICE (HSP01603) 59 76% 0% 10% 14%
VNA OF CARE NEW ENGLAND (HSP01601) 38 100% 0% 0% 0%
All Reporting Hospice Provider 1547 57.4% 0.5% 33.4% 8.7%

Note: Blank space indicates that there are no Healthcare Workers in this type.
Vaccinated: % of HCWs who received an influenza vaccination
Medically Exempt: % of HCWs who declined due to medical contraindications
Refused: % of HCWs who declined for reasons other than medical contraindications
Unknown: % of HCWs whose vaccination status was unknown

Source: Office of Immunization, Rhode Island Department of Health