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:
|ACME||Locate ACME Savon Pharmacies at http://www.acmemarkets.com|
|CVS||Locate CVS pharmacies at cvs.com|
|Park Plaza Pharmacy||343 State Route 34, Matawan, NJ 07747; 1-732-290-9111|
|Rite Aid||Locate Rite Aid pharmacies at riteaid.com|
|ShopRite||Locate ShopRite pharmacies at shoprite.com|
|Walgreens||Locate Walgreens pharmacies at walgreens.com|
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.
Please communicate this with employees. Your employees can also visit HorizonBlue.com/flu.
If you have questions, please contact your Horizon BCBSNJ sales executive or account manager.