Agent Q&A: COVID-19 vaccination 

Yes, members covered by Dean Health Plan have benefit coverage for FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine(s) (SARS CoV-2) administration. The vaccine itself is provided free from the government under the Emergency Use Authorization. This coverage is consistent with the requirement established by the federal government under the CARES Act. 

There is no member cost share for FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine(s) (SARS CoV-2) We provide coverage for the administration of the vaccine, while the vaccine itself is provided free from the government under the Emergency Use Authorization. 

Direct your employees/clients to provide their health benefit information (e.g., member ID card) at the time of their immunization so the vaccine administrator may submit claims directly to us.

No added benefits are needed for employer groups. Under the CARES Act, the federal government mandates health plans provide benefit coverage without member cost share for FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine(s) (SARS CoV-2). 

Yes, Dean Health Plan members have in-network and out-of-network coverage for FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine(s) (SARS CoV-2) and administration.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) maintains VaccineFinder that helps people find the latest information and vaccine availability near you. You can also visit the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to view a map of vaccine providers in Wisconsin.

We recommend checking your health care providers website for information. SSM Health has a webpage dedicated to keeping their patients updated on COVID-19 vaccines. Check their vaccine webpage regularly for updates.