U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
ZA
A 35-year-old male asked:

Good day, wanted to find out if the medical aid covers immunization for babies ?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Immunization: Most public health departments have a mechanism for routine infant immunizations. Call your local health department and enquire.
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
VFC PROGRAM: In the United States, all immunizations are covered by a federal program called VFC (vaccines for children). All children on Medicaid, SSI, and any child who has NO INSURANCE AT ALL, can receive free vaccine from the VFC program. Commercial insurances are V required to provide coverage for vaccines. So in the USA, there is no excuse because of finances that you don't vaccinate your child.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Dec 9, 2020

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.