Updated COVID-19 Vaccines
The CDC has approved updated vaccines, which can reduce your risk of infection against COVID-19 and variants. Learn more about CDC guidance.
The COVID-19 public health emergency expired on
May 11, 2023.
Frequently Asked Questions
Check here for coverage info if you get your BlueCross health plan through your employer or you’re under 65 and purchase your or your family’s coverage on or off the Health Insurance Marketplace.
If you get your TennCare benefits through BlueCare Tennessee or CoverKids, check out this section for COVID-19 coverage details, as well as general COVID-19 information and ways to stay safe.
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Our COVID-19 vaccine stories
Check out real stories of people who have decided to get a COVID-19 vaccine – how did they decide, what was it like and how they are feeling now.