I am a senior who would like to be immunized against...

Question: 

I am a senior who would like to be immunized against pneumonia. Is there a cost?

Answer: 

The pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine is recommended and provided free to seniors 65 years of age and older.

We recommend that you speak with your health care provider to find out if any other vaccines are recommended for you.

For more information about adult immunization, and for a list of vaccines recommended for adults, visit our adult immunization page