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BIDMC’s Flu Fighters Shake It Off

November 6, 2019


I GOT BODY ACHES I GOT A FEVER AND THE SHAKES SO WHAT WAS MY MISTAKE? MM, MM DID I FORGET TO VACCINATE? MM, MM WAS IT THAT GUY WHO
SHOOK MY HAND? IS THAT WHERE IT BEGAN? I JUST DON’T UNDERSTAND, MM ,MM JUST DON’T UNDERSTAND, MM, MM I HAD THE BLUES AND DOC SAID, IT’S THE FLU MAN SHE SAID,
I’VE GOT SOME NEWS HERE MY ADVICE, IF YOU WASH IT’LL BE ALRIGHT THERE’S A RULE YOU MUST OBEY,
BEY, BEY, BEY, BEY TO KEEP THE FLU AWAY,
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY GOTTA WASH ‘EM LIKE YOU’RE
CRAY, CRAY, CRAY, CRAY, CRAY SHAKE ‘EM OFF, SHAKE ‘EM OFF THERE’S NO REASON TO DELAY,
LAY, LAY, LAY, LAY GET YOUR FLU SHOT RIGHT AWAY,
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY SHOW OFF YOUR BAND-AID,
AID, AID, AID, AID SHAKE IT OFF, SHAKE IT OFF NOW I’M SQUEAKY CLEAN AH THE SOAP DISPENSER FIEND THE CAL STAT PUMPING
QUEEN, MM, MM CAL STAT PUMPING
QUEEN MM, MM TAKE YOUR TIME IT’S NOT A RACE DON’T WANNA LEAVE A TRACE PLEASE DON’T TOUCH
YOUR FACE, MM, MM PLEASE DON’T TOUCH
YOUR FACE, MM, MM COVER UP YOUR COUGH, MAN SNEEZE INTO YOUR SLEEVE, MAN STAY HOME IF YOU’RE SICK, AND MY ADVICE, IF YOU WASH
IT’LL BE ALRIGHT THERE’S A RULE YOU MUST OBEY,
BEY, BEY, BEY, BEY TO KEEP THE FLU AWAY,
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY GOTTA WASH ‘EM LIKE YOU’RE
CRAY, CRAY, CRAY, CRAY, CRAY SHAKE ‘EM OFF, SHAKE ‘EM OFF IF YOU THINK THEY LOOK OKAY,
KAY, KAY, KAY, KAY YOU SHOULD WASH ‘EM ANYWAY
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY GET YOUR FLU SHOT RIGHT AWAY,
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY SHAKE IT OFF, SHAKE IT OFF ….. HEY, HEY, HEY JUST THINK WHILE YOU WERE GETTING SICK AND SPREADING ALL THOSE DIRTY, DIRTY GERMS EVERYWHERE YOU COULD HAVE JUST AVOIDED GETTING SICK …THIS… WEEK MY BEST FRIEND PUT THE FLU
TO AN END CAUSE SHE PUMPS GOING OUT
AND SHE PUMPS GOING IN TO THE PATIENT OVER THERE
WITH THE HELLA GOOD HAIR YOU SHOULD WASH A LITTLE MORE AND THEN SHAKE, SHAKE, SHAKE THERE’S A RULE YOU MUST OBEY,
BEY, BEY, BEY, BEY TO KEEP THE FLU AWAY,
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY GOTTA WASH ‘EM LIKE YOU’RE
CRAY, CRAY, CRAY, CRAY, CRAY SHAKE ‘EM OFF, SHAKE ‘EM OFF IF YOU THINK THEY LOOK OKAY,
KAY, KAY, KAY, KAY YOU SHOULD WASH ‘EM ANYWAY
WAY, WAY, WAY, WAY AND MAKE SURE TO VACCINATE
ATE, ATE, ATE, ATE SHAKE IT OFF, SHAKE IT OFF…..

27 Comments

  • Reply Doug R October 7, 2015 at 3:58 pm

    This is fantactic!!

  • Reply clarice525 October 8, 2015 at 4:30 am

    Boy, everyone looked like they were having such fun!!  What a great way to pass along an important message.

  • Reply Tobias Paddock October 8, 2015 at 11:28 am

    SH, SH, SH, SH, Shake it! BIDMC!

  • Reply Janet Reil October 8, 2015 at 12:58 pm

    Per CDC, Last year only 19% effective! Average VE since 2004 ~40% effective. Not as effective as we are lead to believe.

    http://www.cdc.gov/flu/news/updated-vaccine-effectiveness-2014-15.htm

  • Reply Milca Phofsky October 8, 2015 at 2:51 pm

    Awesome!

  • Reply AntiChoice Extremist October 9, 2015 at 9:03 pm

    So..why would you tell people to inject toxic ingredients for 20% chance of prevention?! I think a cup of OJ might beat that.

  • Reply AntiChoice Extremist October 9, 2015 at 9:07 pm

    Influenza (Fluvirin)nonylphenol ethoxylate, thimerosal (multidose vial–trace only in prefilled syringe), polymyxin, neomycin, beta-propiolactone, egg proteins, phosphate buffer
    February 2014Influenza (Flulaval) Trivalent and Quadrivalentthimerosal, formaldehyde, sodium deoxycholate, egg proteins, phosphate buffer
    February 2013Influenza (Fluzone: Standard (Trivalent and Quadrivalent), High-Dose, & Intradermal)formaldehyde, octylphenol ethoxylate (Triton X-100), gelatin (standard trivalent formulation only), thimerosal (multi-dose vial only) , egg protein, phosphate buffers, sucrose
    2014
    Centers for Disease Control and PreventionEpidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, 13th Edition April, 2015

  • Reply Silverado4x4 October 9, 2015 at 9:30 pm

    I always wondered why it took so long to get Dr to see see you. They are all in back rooms dancing.

  • Reply Dee Stonewall October 10, 2015 at 5:17 pm

    Great job! Lookin good! Get my flu shot ASAP. 🙂

  • Reply JORGE MENDOZA October 11, 2015 at 2:45 am

    asi no va la cqncion

  • Reply Heather Elliott October 13, 2015 at 1:05 am

    This is so great! I love it!

  • Reply Johanna Rose Giudice October 13, 2015 at 9:49 am

    Nice voice! Great initiative too 🙂 Well done x

  • Reply Sarah October 13, 2015 at 4:06 pm

    Awesome!

  • Reply Vanessa Benoit October 13, 2015 at 4:07 pm

    super cute i want to be in the next one.., DEAC 4!!!!!!

  • Reply Patricia Labossiere October 14, 2015 at 12:36 am

    So blessed to work with amazing DR"s and nurses!!! Love this place! Great job guys!!!

  • Reply xev1435 October 15, 2015 at 7:25 pm

    get your flu shot morons! It doesn't give you priapism, malignant hyperthermia, nor Pseudopseudohypoparathyroidism.

  • Reply • u̶n̶a̶v̶a̶i̶l̶a̶b̶l̶e̶ • October 20, 2015 at 7:15 pm

    osm

  • Reply • u̶n̶a̶v̶a̶i̶l̶a̶b̶l̶e̶ • October 20, 2015 at 7:15 pm

    osm

  • Reply Salah Qutaishat October 21, 2015 at 12:44 pm

    Fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Reply Glenys Harrington October 22, 2015 at 3:04 pm

    Great effort Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center staff. I have posted your video on Facebook, linked in and twitter. Glenys Harrington, Infection Control Consultant, Melbourne, Australia.

  • Reply mew19forever November 9, 2015 at 11:37 pm

    Clever and catchy and just as good as the original song with an important subject to bring to our attention, awesome work and fun to listen to and watch ^^

  • Reply Latannya Corpening November 12, 2015 at 3:13 pm

    Way to go BIDMC!  Excellent job!

  • Reply John Smith December 8, 2015 at 11:47 pm

    Just keep your Vitamin D > 40 ng/ml you'll never get the flu (shhh don't tell CDC I mentioned that).

  • Reply S. L. September 3, 2016 at 1:44 am

    Ha Ha!! Well done (from a California IP "Flu Fighter"!)

  • Reply SalemGhassanHanna September 13, 2016 at 3:40 pm

    EPIC!!

  • Reply Eugene A. Buckley July 5, 2019 at 4:42 pm

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GU0d8kpybVg

  • Reply Eugene A. Buckley July 5, 2019 at 5:18 pm

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ElOEwtx7wjA

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