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Table 5 Practices regarding recommending vaccination (N = 468)

From: Influenza vaccination motivators among healthcare personnel in a large acute care hospital in Israel

  All Nurses Doctors Allied health professionals Others p-valueb
Did you recommend vaccination to family?
 Yes, n (%) 322 (68.8) 61 (65.6) 105 (86.8) 75 (62) 81 (60.9) <0.001
 No, n (%) 146 (31.2) 32 (34.4) 16 (13.2) 46 (38) 52 (39.1)
Did you recommend vaccination to patients?
 Yes, n (%) 210 (44.9) 58 (62.4) 101 (83.5) 26 (21.5) 25 (18.8) <0.001
 No, n (%) 64 (13.7) 13 (14) 9 (7.4) 29 (24) 13 (9.8)
 NRa, n (%) 194 (41.5) 22 (23.7) 11 (9.1) 66 (54.5) 95 (71.4)  
Are you in favor of mandatory vaccination policy for hospital workers?
 Yes, n (%) 249 (53.2) 52 (55.9) 68 (56.2) 57 (47.1) 72 (54.1) 0.464
 No, n (%) 219 (46.8) 41 (44.1) 53 (43.8) 64 (52.9) 61 (45.9)
  1. a NR Not relevant
  2. b p-value for association between survey item and profession