(Bloomington, MN)  —  Bloomington-based HealthPartners is requiring that all employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 and the flu.  On Thursday, the company issued a release saying that deadline will be October 30 and November 30th, respectively.  Also, all volunteers, students, vendors, and other non-employees working for HealthPartners must be vaccinated as well.  Medical and religious exemptions will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Officials say almost 75-percent of employees are vaccinated against COVID-19 already.