High Vaccine Costs Prevent Some Doctors From Offering Shots

11/08/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Parija B. Kavilanz, CNNMoney.Com Senior Writer Sep. 8, 2009

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Parents who bring their kids to Dr. G. Andrew McIntosh for the chicken pox vaccine are out of luck.

The family physician, who has a solo practice in Uniontown, Ohio, doesn't offer that shot because he can't afford it. Most insurers won't sufficiently cover the cost.

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