Does Medicare cover my mother's Zostavax vaccine?

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Your mother's Zostavax vaccine for shingles may be covered by Medicare, depending on which plan she has chosen. All Medicare Part D plans cover the Zostavax vaccine. The amount of money your mother will have to pay for the vaccination varies, depending on her plan. However, Medicare Part B does not cover the Zostavax vaccine.

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