Vaccine Availability

Last update: August 18, 2021, 2:20 p.m. CT

FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine distribution is being coordinated by the CDC and state and local health departments.

COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Locator

Members and health care professionals can use our zip-code-based Vaccine Resource Locator tool to find FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine resources near them. We've gathered links to public resources to help members stay informed. These public resources may include: who can get a vaccine, where to get a vaccine, how to sign up for alerts and how to schedule an appointment.

COVID-19 vaccine availability is changing quickly. UnitedHealthcare is actively monitoring updates from the federal government, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), as well as state and local public health departments.


The benefits and processes described on this website apply pursuant to federal requirements and UnitedHealthcare national policy during the national emergency.  Additional benefits or limitations may apply in some states and under some plans during this time.

We will adjudicate benefits in accordance with the member’s health plan.

Medicaid Providers: UnitedHealthcare will reimburse out-of-network providers for COVID-19 testing-related visits and COVID-19 related treatment or services according to the rates outlined in the Medicaid Fee Schedule.