Does My Insurance Cover Vaccines?
Staying up to date on your immunizations can reduce your risk of contracting serious illnesses. It's also one of the easiest ways you can stay healthy.
There are more than a dozen vaccines available to you, depending on your situation. Here are the most common diseases you can get vaccinated against:
Looking for information about flu vaccinations? See if your insurance plan covers flu shots.
To get started, look at your Blue Cross ID card to see whether you have a PPO plan or an HMO plan.
Your PPO plan covers vaccinations in most cases. However, if your employer purchased your plan before the Affordable Care Act was enacted, you may have a copay. To make sure you're covered:
Once you know whether you're covered, you can get vaccinated by:
To find an immunizing pharmacy in your area, follow these steps:
Blue Care Network HMO members can get free vaccinations two ways: