This article was revised on March 10, 2021.
Reimbursement rules for approved COVID-19 vaccines and their administration:
AmeriHealth will cover the administration of approved COVID-19 vaccines as a preventive service with $0 cost-share (i.e., copayment, deductible, and coinsurance). We will reimburse the vaccine administration cost as a preventive service.
AmeriHealth is committed to providing our members with access to the care they need during the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage all AmeriHealth members and providers to visit our dedicated
AmeriHealth New Jersey and
AmeriHealth Pennsylvania COVID-19 webpages regularly for the latest news and updates. We will continue to evaluate member needs as the situation changes.
The procedure codes for the vaccine and administration can be found in the
News Article posted on our Medical and Claim Payment Policy Portal.
Read the full series to learn more about COVID-19 vaccines and administration requirements.