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What preventive care do I need?

Routine checkups are vital at every stage of life. Whatever your age, it’s a good time to ask your doctor if you’re up to date on shots, screenings and services like these.*


For Teen Women For Young Adult Women For Pregnant Women For Midlife Women For Older Women


For Teen Men For Young Adult Men For Midlife Men For Older Men

Don't forget to ask about a yearly flu vaccine!
It's for almost everyone 6 months and older.

What to do next

Wondering what preventive care you may need? Go to our preventive care website(Opens a new window) for tips to fit your life.

*This is not a complete list of the health care services you may need or that are available to you. Talk with your doctor about what may be right for you. And check your benefit plan to see what services may be covered.

This is provided for informational purposes only, and does not constitute medical advice. Individuals with symptoms or at high risk for disease may need additional services or more frequent interventions. Discuss with your doctor how these guidelines may be right for you, and always consult your doctor before making any decisions about medical care. This information does not necessarily reflect the vaccines, screenings or tests that will be covered by your benefit plan. Always refer to your plan documents for specific benefit coverage and limitations or call the toll-free member phone number on your health plan ID card. Certain preventive care services are provided as specified by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), with no cost-sharing to you. These services are based on your age and other health factors. UnitedHealthcare also covers other routine services that may require a copay, coinsurance or deductible.

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