Vaccine burn-out leaves thousands vulnerable says the Grattan Institute

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Updated December 6 2023 - 10:58am, first published December 2 2023 - 5:00am
National agreement needed to increase vaccination rates among vulnerable Australians, says the Grattan Institute. Picture Shutterstock
National agreement needed to increase vaccination rates among vulnerable Australians, says the Grattan Institute. Picture Shutterstock

Every year, vaccines save thousands of lives and prevent countless sick days, yet millions of older Australians at high risk of serious illness are not getting their recommended shots and for some that may mean death.

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Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

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