Flashcard 11 - Safety and Infection Control Flashcard Set for the NCLEX-PN Exam

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The correct answer is:

Herd immunity


Explanation:

Herd immunity allows clients with immune disorders, cancer, and vaccine-related age restrictions to have immunity from some diseases due to the general population’s vaccinated status. Herd immunity is becoming a growing concern as more people are refusing or delaying vaccinations due to personal beliefs.

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