Seasonal Flu Vaccinations

Stop The Flu!

Seasonal Flu Vaccinations

Getting a flu shot is FREE for any Harris County employee covered on Harris County insurance (Cigna). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a limited schedule will be available. Flu shots will be administered on a first come, first serve basis.

WHAT’S PROVIDED?
The Fluzone Quadrivalent flu vaccine

ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?

  • Full-time Harris County employees and spouses covered on Harris County insurance (Cigna), bring driver's license & Cigna insurance card
  • Full-time Harris County employees still within their benefits waiting period, bring driver's license & Employee ID number

 WHO IS NOT ELIGIBLE?

  • Under 18 years of age
  • People who have had a previous reaction to the flu vaccine
  • People who are ill or have had a fever in the last 72 hours
  • People who have Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • People who are sensitive to latex
  • People with allergies to eggs, egg products, a previous vaccine, or Thimerosal

CAN'T MAKE IT TO AN IN-PERSON FLU EVENT?

  • Visit an in-network retail pharmacy or your primary care provider to receive a a flu shot for free using your Harris Couny insurance (Cigna).
  • Beginning September 2nd, visit the Harris County Employee Health & Wellness Clinic! The clinic is managed by Kelsey-Seybold Clinic and is located at 1310 Prairie Street, 9th Floor. Please call ahead (713-442-9355) to schedule your appointment.
  • Call Cigna (1-800-244-6224) for more options near you!

Please contact your HR/Benefits Coordinator, Wellness Champion or email wellness@bmd.hctx.net to determine if your site is hosting an event.