ACHI Update: Can Employers Require Staff to Get Vaccinated for COVID-19?
More than 250,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine had been administered statewide as of Wednesday, according to data posted by the Arkansas Department of Health. As the vaccine rollout continues and greater supply eventually becomes available, can Arkansas employers require their employees to get vaccinated for COVID-19? The ACHI team put together a new explainer to answer this question and others.
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