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Posted on: January 20, 2021

MONROE COUNTY VETERANS: MIAMI VA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM OFFERS COVID-19 VACCINES TO ELIGIBLE VETERANS

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Monroe County veterans 65 years old or older seeking to receive their COVID-19 vaccination should schedule directly with his or her care team. The Key West Outpatient Clinic is doing a vaccine clinic every Wednesday by appointment for veterans enrolled in VA healthcare.

To schedule an appointment, veterans 65 years old or older can call their care team:

  • Key West VA Outpatient Clinic: 305-293-4863 
  • Key Largo VA Outpatient Clinic: 305-451-0164
  • Miami VA Hospital: 305-575-7000

Veterans must be enrolled and eligible for VA healthcare benefits and must be able to return to the same site for the second dose. 

The Miami VA Healthcare System will expand services and notify additional groups of veterans who are eligible to receive the vaccine at the VA as they become available. Veterans may also visit www.miami.va.gov/services/covid-19-vaccines.asp for information and updates. Monroe County specific updates for veterans can be found at www.monroecounty-fl.gov/va

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