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By John McAfee
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Joyce Gingerich
Patients can refuse a flu shot. Should doctors and nurses have that right, too? That is the thorny question surfacing as U.S. hospitals increasingly crack down on employees who won't get flu shots, with some workers losing their jobs over their refusal.
Gingerich said she gets other vaccinations but thinks it should be a choice.
Cancer nurse Joyce Gingerich is among the skeptics and says her decision to avoid the shot is mostly "a personal thing."