Vaccination funding

The statutory health insurance funds bear the costs of the vaccinations recommended by the Standing Vaccination Commission (STIKO).

In order to protect you or your child from infectious diseases, the statutory health insurance funds offer vaccinations as part of their benefits. When covering the vaccination costs, the health insurance funds follow the recommendations of the Standing Vaccination Commission (STIKO).

The vaccinations can be carried out by your family doctor or pediatrician.

For travel protection vaccinations, you may bear the costs yourself.

  • Health insurance card
  • Vaccination card

Related Links

  • Section 20d Fifth Book social code (SGB V)

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