COVID-19 Updates & Vaccine Information

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COVID-19 Virus and Vaccination Updates

Vantage Health Plan, Inc. is closely monitoring the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the disease it causes to determine how it could affect our members, employees, and the communities that we serve. We will follow the recommendations of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services regarding COVID-19.

Participating Providers

To learn about Vantage Health Plan's response to the challenges created by COVID-19 and the affects it has on our participating providers, please review the document below.

For Participating Providers

Members

Members looking for more information about Vantage Health Plan's responce to COVID-19 should take a look at the document below.

Testing and Treatment Coverage for Members

Vaccination

10/18/2022 – New Pfizer bivalent boosters are now available! This booster dose can be given 2 months after last dose of any COVID vaccine.

COVID vaccines are widely available. Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is approved for ages 5 and older while Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are approved for ages 18 and older.

Visit the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) website for information and updates regarding COVID vaccination. If you have any concerns about the safety and effectiveness of the COVID vaccine, please speak with your primary care provider or a member of the Affinity Health Group Immunization Team which can be reached at the number listed above. There is no out-of-pocket expense for the vaccine. Please visit the LDH website for locations offering the vaccine.

If you have any concerns about the safety and effectiveness of the COVID vaccine, please speak with your primary care provider. There is no out of pocket expense for the vaccine. Even though we have a vaccine, please continue to follow social distancing guidelines, wear a mask, and sanitize your hands frequently.