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Stay healthy this flu season

Get a flu shot early to protect yourself, your family and your community.


Take charge of your health, get the flu shot

Make an appointment to get your flu shot.* You may also be able to get shots to protect yourself from other respiratory illnesses, such as pneumonia, COVID-19 or RSV. Check with your doctor to find out what’s right for you.


COVID-19 and flu updates

Stay updated with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for information about COVID-19 and the flu.

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Where to get your flu shot

Contact your local Optum doctor’s office to learn where to get your shot this year.

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Why get a flu shot

It's easy for the flu to spread. Protect yourself by getting the shot every year. 

Get the latest in health-related news, education and events

Learning more is easy

Get the information you need about the flu and why it's important to get the shot.

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Flu shots: Know the facts

Get the information you need about the flu. Learn the facts and beware of the myths.

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Flu shots for people age 65 and older

When older adults get the flu, they have a higher chance of getting other illnesses that need to be cared for in a hospital.

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Differences between COVID-19, flu and colds

Understand important COVID-19 warning signs and how to care for symptoms. 

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Flu and COVID-19 shots

Learn why it's important to get both the flu and COVID-19 vaccines this year. 

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*Flu shots at designated retail pharmacies and clinics are covered at 100% for most benefit plans. Check your benefit plan details or call the number on your member ID card to be sure you’re covered at the flu shot location you choose. Remember to bring your member ID card when you visit network providers for your flu shot.