Flu Shot Info - Fall 2020

Flu Shot

It is More Important Than Ever to Get the Flu-Vaccine

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), getting a flu-vaccine during 2020-2021 will be more important than ever.
CDC recommends a yearly flu-vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against flu-viruses.

CMS sponsored Flu-shot clinics will be available at multiple locations around the state and continue to be free for State Employees and Retirees.  In addition, you and your dependents may also go to your doctors' offices, pharmacies, and county health departments. Many universities are offering clinics on-campus daily, please contact your local university to see if appointments are required.  All clinics will be following CDC social-distancing guidelines.  

State Employees, Retirees and your dependents have many options to obtain the flu vaccination at no cost to youChoose the option and location that is most convenient for you.Please remember, if you access care through your doctor or pharmacy, plan requirements and network utilization apply. 

Your insurance will be properly billed following the terms of the members' health plan. Be sure to bring your health insurance card and a State ID or another form of ID when accessing care.  

The following link is a complete listing of all public health departments and contact information throughout the state:
http://www.idph.state.il.us/IDPHPrograms/v_LHDDirectory/Show-V-LHDDirectory-Public.aspx

To Receive the Seasonal Flu Vaccination at No Charge






This website will be updated as additional information becomes available.


Last Updated 09/28/2020