Published October 1, 2020
Getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever during 2020-2021 to protect yourself, your family and your community from flu. A flu vaccine this season can also help reduce the burden on our healthcare systems responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and save medical resources for care of COVID-19 patients. September and October are good times to get a flu vaccine. – The CDC
Fall is here and has many people wondering if COVID-19 changes the way we should approach this year’s flu season. While there are still unknowns, we do know there are many benefits to obtaining your annual flu shot including:
*To receive cash incentives for participating in the wellness programs the Cigna Health Assessment must be completed annually.
There are many convenient options for getting your flu shot this year. We recommend first check with your employer for an upcoming on-site clinic. Additionally, you can visit your doctor’s office or a local pharmacy such as Rite Aid.
NOTE: The flu vaccine is covered at 100% for SchoolCare/Cigna medical subscribers.