Vaccinations are a vital factor in strengthening the body against certain infections. Senior Benefit Services is taking every measure to ensure that our clients are aware of their vaccine coverage. Let us assist you in recognizing what vaccinations are in your current Medicare plan!

Vaccination Who’s Covered? Frequency
Flu Shot All people with Medicare Once each flu season
Pneumococcal Shot All people with Medicare Most people only need one shot once in their lifetime. A second shot is covered 11 months after you get the first shot.
Hepatitis B Shot Certain people with Medicare who are at medium or high risk for Hepatitis B. Three shots are needed for complete protection. Check with your doctor about when to get these shots if you qualify to get them
Shingles Shot All Part D plans must cover Over the age of 50, 2 doses 2-6 months apart. Ask your doctor for specifics.
Tetanus Shot All Part D plans must cover Every 10 years

Written by Daniela Correa


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