Are some folks just anti-flu vaccine?
Take action and tell Congress to #ExtendCHIP and to #PutKidsFirst. We want a five-year extension of CHIP without harmful offsets, especially any that could lead to fewer kids getting vaccinated and protected against vaccine-preventable diseases.
The anti-vaccine myth that the quality of the vaccine your child gets depends on how much money you make, with folks on Medicaid getting more dangerous vaccines isn’t true.
The Vaccines for Children (VFC) program was created in 1993 in response to a measles epidemic. It provides free vaccines to eligible children (uninsured, underinsured, or on Medicaid) through specific VFC providers. Although the vaccines are free, parents may be charged a fee for the office visit and an administration fee. Still, “if the family …