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No-Cost Flu Shots and Other Immunizations

October 14, 2019

Applies to: Fully insured and self-insured groups with Horizon BCBSNJ medical benefits (excluding Medicare Advantage)

Immunizations are an important step in preventing illnesses and staying healthy, and they are a covered service under members’ medical benefits – this includes no-cost flu shots.

To provide greater access to immunizations, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s in-state immunization network includes pharmacies in our medical network. These pharmacies can administer vaccines throughout the year, including flu, shingles, hepatitis A and B, pneumococcal, human papillomavirus (HPV), tetanus and measles-mumps-rubella (MMR). These pharmacies will also submit medical claims for these services.

The New Jersey locations of the participating pharmacies listed below can administer vaccines:

Pharmacy Location
ACME Locate ACME Savon Pharmacies at
CVS Locate CVS pharmacies at
Park Plaza Pharmacy 343 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ 07747; 1-732-290-9111
Rite Aid Locate Rite Aid pharmacies at
ShopRite Locate ShopRite pharmacies at
Walgreens Locate Walgreens pharmacies at

A listing of Independent New Jersey pharmacies that can administer no-cost flu shots and other vaccines, including shingles, hepatitis A and B, pneumococcal and human papillomavirus1 (HPV) for members with medical coverage through Horizon BCBSNJ is also available.

View answers to frequently asked questions on Horizon BCBSNJ’s in-state immunization network.

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Published on: October 14, 2019, 03:14 a.m. ET
Last updated on: November 12, 2019, 02:13 a.m. ET