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Omaha VAMC to Offer COVID-19 Vaccinations to Veterans, Veteran Spouses and Caregivers
April 1, 2021
Omaha VA Medical Center to Offer COVID-19 Vaccinations to Veterans, Veteran Spouses and Veteran Caregivers Mass Vaccination Clinic at Omaha VAMC on Saturday, April 3
Released by Kevin Hynes
April 1, 2021 For Immediate Release
OMAHA, Neb. – The Omaha VA Medical Center will be offering COVID-19 Vaccinations to Veterans, Veteran spouses, and Veteran caregivers of all ages during this coming Saturday’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic between 8 a.m. and noon. Walk-in appointments will be available between 9 a.m. and last until noon.
The COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is open to all those Veterans, Veteran’s spouses and Veteran’s caregivers who were recently made eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs through the SAVE LIVES Act that was signed into law by President Biden on March 24. This includes those Veterans who were unable to receive the COVID-19 vaccine from the VA due to previous eligibility criteria.
For those Veteran spouses interested in receiving the COVID-19 Vaccine through the VA, you are encouraged to download the SAVE LIVES Vaccination Worksheet prior to arriving at the Vaccination Clinic and filling in the upper third of the form. Veteran spouses can download this form at https://www.knowva.ebenefits.va.gov/img/hrc/SAVE%20LIVES%20Act%20Vaccination%20Worksheet.pdf Spouses can also receive this form by calling our Eligibility and Enrollment Office between 8 a.m. thru 4 p.m., Mondays thru Fridays, at (402) 995-4050 or 1-800-451-5796 option 4.
The Omaha VAMC’s Vaccination Clinic is located on the Ground Level of the new Ambulatory Care Center, located on our Omaha VA Medical Center Campus. The Ambulatory Care Center is located at 4101 Woolworth Avenue in Omaha. Please follow the blue flags when entering the campus. Signs are also posted, directing Veterans to the Ambulatory Care Center entrance.