VA Medical Center offers vaccines to all veterans, spouses, caregivers

VA Medical Center offers vaccines to all veterans, spouses, caregivers
All veterans, their spouses and their caregivers are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine at the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. (Source: 19 News)

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. (KFVS) - The John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff announced they are now offering COVID-19 vaccinations for all veteran patients, veterans who are not VA patients, spouses of veterans and caregivers of veterans.

Those meeting this criteria and wanting to receive a vaccine are advised to enter their information online here and the VA will schedule their vaccination.

Veterans, their spouses and caregivers can also contact the VA at 573-686-4151 and selecting option 2, but the VA said the online sign-up option is faster and easier.

The additional vaccine availability is in accordance with the SAVE LIVES Act passed by Congress on March 24.

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