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: Young Crowd Eager To Attend Harry Styles Concert In Boston, But Are There COVID Concerns?
“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: Concord-Carlisle High School Teacher Accused Of Using Racist Slur Put On Leave
Those eligible to receive a vaccine can go to www.va.gov/covid-19-vaccine to register.MORE NEWS: Nor'easter To Bring Heavy Rains, High Winds, Possible Flooding To Southern New England
All Massachusetts residents 16 and older become eligible for the COVID vaccine on April 19.