Vaccination Information


Flu Shots

 
They are $25. Your insurance may cover some of the cost. We accept most insurances. 
 
*Medicare patients could be FREE.
*Insured Sherwin Williams employees could get their flu shot FREE.
*Blue Cross/Blue Shield customers could also get their flu shot FREE.
 
If you have any questions about insurance coverage, the flu shot or anything else, please don't hesitate to come in and ask or call 217-342-9393 with any questions or concerns you might have.
 
Andes is using Flucelvax for customers 18-64. Find more information about Flucelvax here: http://www.flucelvax.com/
 
For customers 65 & over, Andes uses FluZone. Find more info about FluZone here: http://www.fluzone.com/
 
Keep yourself and your family healthy this year with a Flu Shot from Andes HealthMart Pharmacy.
 
Sincerely,
 
Andes HealthMart Pharmacy
 
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Pneumococcal Disease and Shingles

 

Know the facts about Pneumococcal Disease and Shingles.

*Pneumococcal Disease*

>Is caused by common bacteria that can spread when infected people sneeze or cough. In some cases, the bacteria may travel throughout your body causing infections that can make you very sick.

>Pneumococcal Disease can lead to hospitalization and, in rare cases, may even cause death.

>The risk for Pneumococcal Disease increases for those 50 and over.

>Certain medical conditions also can increase the risk for developing invasive Pneumococcal Disease:

-Diabetes (3X the risk)

-Heart disease (3X the risk)

-Lung disease (7X the risk)

Come talk with one of our pharmacists or nurses at Andes about your risk for Pneumococcal Disease and vaccinations for Pneumococcal Disease.

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Shingles

>1 in 3 people will get Shingles in their lifetime

>If you've had chickenpox, the Shingles virus is already inside you

> Your risk for Shingles increases as you get older

>The Shingles rash can last up to 30 days

 

Come talk with one of our pharmacists or nurses at Andes about your risk for Shingles and available vaccinations.