Seasonal Flu Vaccines in Short Supply

For the past month and a half, Dr. Clifford Bassett has spent countless hours on the phone, trying to find enough seasonal flu vaccine for his patients. He has been unsuccessful. "Every time I call [the supplier], I can't get an answer," said Bassett, director of Allergy & Asthma Care of New York. "They say, 'Wait until September.' September comes around, and they say, 'Wait until October.' "It's alarming to me that I have to spend three hours on the phone trying to round up some vaccine....Full Story
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