BOSTON (CBS) – VA New England Healthcare System announced Tuesday it is expanding COVID vaccinations to all veterans, caregivers and spouses.
The announcement follows guidelines in the Biden administration’s Save Lives Act.READ MORE: Water Conservation Urged In Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell
“We have the vaccine doses and the capacity to ensure those newly eligible will be able to be vaccinated soon,” the director of the Department of Veteran Affairs said in a statement.READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 1,831 New COVID Cases, 8 Additional Deaths
Those eligible to receive a vaccine can go to www.va.gov/covid-19-vaccine to register.MORE NEWS: Dorchester Grandmother Killed By Stray Bullet While Sitting On Porch Identified As Delois Brown
All Massachusetts residents 16 and older become eligible for the COVID vaccine on April 19.