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: 'We Want Answers': Friends Say Death Of Saugus Woman While Hiking In Arizona Needs To Be Further Investigated
“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: Woman Killed Near Roslindale Pharmacy Identified As Alicia Heywood
Those eligible to receive a vaccine can go to www.va.gov/covid-19-vaccine to register.MORE NEWS: OB-GYN Associations Recommend All Pregnant People Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19
All Massachusetts residents 16 and older become eligible for the COVID vaccine on April 19.