Vaccinations provide a level of protection from viruses that may otherwise cause temporary or permanent harm. For responders working the frontlines who experience high risk of exposure, vaccination is an important step in protecting their health and enabling them to continue to protect the health of the public (CDC, March 21, 2021). Findings indicate opportunities for improving vaccine uptake.
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