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October 19, 2004

Thomasville - Employees at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville were treated to free food and flu shots today. Employees were actually paid $10 each for receiving their flu shot at the hospital's employee picnic.

Dr. Jim Story says, "We just think it's important that our staff be able to take care of the sick patients that we're responsible for, and we reward them for taking the flu shot."

Dr. Story says there are plenty of flu shots for all 2700 employees of Archbold medical centers, as well as critically ill patients in the systems five hospitals and four nursing homes.

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