Onsite Vaccinations

Onsite Vaccinations, 2017 

What is provided?

  • The 2017-18 seasonal flu vaccination will be available at participating, County-coordinated locations from October 2 - 31, 2017. 
  • The quadrivalent vaccine is delivered intramuscularly

Where can I receive a seasonal flu vaccination? 

  • Onsite flu vaccination events will be taking place across Harris County. Click here for the current schedule!
    • Vaccinations are administered on a first-come, first-served basis. No appointments necessary.
  • Flu vaccinations are also available in the Employee Wellness Clinic beginning September 14 for Harris County Medical Plan members. No appointment is necessary.

Who is eligible for the vaccination?

  • Members covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) - Employees, retirees and covered spouses (18 years and older) are eligible for a FREE seasonal flu vaccination.
  • Full-time Harris County employees still within their benefits waiting period are also eligible for a FREE seasonal flu vaccination.

Who is NOT eligible for the vaccination?

Employees that fall into one of the following groups are not able to receive a flu shot. It is recommended that members falling into one of these groups visit their primary care physician to be vaccinated:

  • Those with a severe chicken feather or egg allergy
  • Those allergic to thimerosal
  • Those who have had a previous reaction to the flu vaccine
  • Those under the age of 18
  • Those with an illness and/or fever at the time of vaccination
  • Other medical conditions may preclude persons from receiving vaccination (as noted on the consent form)

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Members covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) - Please bring your Cigna insurance card with you.
  • Full-time Harris County employees still within their benefits waiting period - Please bring your County badge and provide your employee ID (payroll number).
  • The vaccination is NOT available for purchase by check, cash or credit.
Members covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) - Employees, retire
Members covered by the Harris County Medical Plan (Cigna) - Employees, retire

No appointments necessary!

**Onsite vaccinations are provided as a benefit and convenience to Harris County employees. Participation is not mandatory and you may receive vaccinations with an in-network (Cigna) provider of your choosing. For questions about your health plan, call an Cigna Onsite Representative at 713-274-5500, Option 1. 



Earn HAMP credit for 2018-19!

Completion of a seasonal flu vaccination fulfills 1 CHOOSE action for the 2018-19 Healthy Actions Medical Plan criteria. Click here to learn more.