Does Railroad Medicare cover shingles vaccines?

No, shingles vaccines are not covered under Part B Medicare. The shingles (herpes zoster) vaccine is a preventive vaccine that can be covered by Part D Medicare. Contact the patient’s Medicare Part D plan to verify their coverage of the shingles vaccine.

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Contact a specific Railroad Medicare department

Provider Contact Center: 888-355-9165

IVR: 877-288-7600

TTY: 877-715-6397

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