Visiting Mass General
Please call the toll free Flu Shot Hotline at 877-733-3737 to find out where you can get a flu shot at Mass General and/or in your community. If you have a cough or fever and have an appointment at Mass General or want to visit a patient, please click on the "Visiting Mass General" link.
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The flu vaccine is covered by health insurance. Your insurance will be charged for the vaccine, but there will be no out of pocket expense to you.

Mass General Employees

MGH employees who still need the vaccine should go to the Occupational Health Services office (165 Cambridge St, Suite 404) for walk-in or call 617-726-2217 to schedule an appointment.

Occupational Health and Human Resources staff also will be available Jan. 24-27 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm outside the Eat Street Café to provide flu shots and assist with flu shot documentation. 

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