Flu Shot Info - Fall 2022
It is More Important Than Ever to Get the Flu Shot
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Attention ALL State Employees & Retirees:
YOU HAVE OPTIONS REGARDING FLU SHOTS
Be Well Illinois, CMS, and its health partners, enthusiastically encourage you and your covered dependents to get your flu shot this year, as it is more important than ever.
As flu season is once again upon us, there are many options available to State Employees and Retirees to get their flu shots. Below are scheduled on-site clinics in Springfield State agencies.
Check back here regularly as updates will be coming for other areas as we receive them.
For outside the Springfield and Chicago areas: your best option may be your local health department,* or contact your health plan to locate where you can get your free flu shot.
*Please contact your local health department for times and availability.
It is also important to note that you can get a flu shot at your Dr.'s office and most pharmacies will bill your insurance. Please contact your health plan administrator for details about this option.
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Please bring your state health insurance card and State ID card.
For more information visit mybenefits.illinois.gov
Flu shots are safe and effective in the fight against influenza. State Employees and Retirees are eligible to receive the flu shot at no charge at our upcoming flu shot clinics as well as through your doctor, local health department, or pharmacy.