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Flu Vaccine Coverage

The WTC Health Program encourages all members to receive the flu vaccine. Each year, research indicates which types of flu (known as strains) will be most common during the upcoming flu season and a vaccine is developed to protect against those strains.

To learn more about the flu and how to prevent it, visit www.cdc.gov/flu.

All flu vaccines (flu shot and nasal spray) are covered at no cost by the WTC Health Program for certified members. You do not need a prescription.

Why you should get a flu vaccine

The flu vaccine will protect you from this year’s flu strains. This will help you stay out of hospitals and doctor offices for flu during the COVID-19 pandemic.

First consider whether you should get the flu vaccine. If you are unsure, talk with your primary care physician or Program provider.

Please note:
The flu vaccine is sometimes not recommended for those with specific health conditions or those receiving certain types of treatment. Follow the recommendation of your primary care physician or your Program provider.