a Check with your insurance company prior to visiting your doctor or pharmacist to be sure your flu shot will be covered and that no copay or coinsurance is required.
Isn’t it time you consider a flu shot designed specifically for adults 65 and older?
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for FLUAD.
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8. Your Medicare coverage. Medicare.gov website. https://www.medicare.gov/coverage/flu-shots.html. Accessed May 17, 2017. 9. Will the Affordable Care Act cover my flu shot? U.S. Department of Health & Human Services website. https://www.hhs.gov/answers/affordable-care-act/will-the-aca-cover-my-flu-shot/index.html. Accessed May 17, 2017.