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Re: [IP] Re: Medicare and shingles shot



Is the Shingles shot worth it and at what age should I get it? I am 30 and
will be 31 in June I am on Medicare due to disabilities and have multiple
health issues on top of the diabetes. I had chickenpox as a child.

On Tue, Jan 29, 2013 at 5:16 PM, Pam <email @ redacted> wrote:

>  Yes, Medicare does cover it, but under Part D, not Part B. that means
> instead
> of the doctor you need the pharmacy to give it or another provider who's
> able to
> bill your Part D drug plan.
>  The other vaccines like flu are covered by Part B and can be done at the
> doctor's office. Pam
>
>  On Jan 29, 2013, at 12:21 PM, email @ redacted
> (insulin-pumpers-digest) wrote:
>
> > My hugsband and I both have Medicare and both of us got shingles shots.
> We
> > paid $0.00.
> .
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