February 3, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available for Veterans at VA Centers

The Montgomery County Commission on Veterans Affairs wants area veterans to know that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is currently making COVID-19 appointments available to specific groups of veterans at its Washington, D.C., and its Martinsburg, W. Va., medical centers.

In order to get vaccinated at a center, a veteran must be enrolled in VA Health Care.

Vaccine appointments are being taken for:
  • Veterans ages 65 and older.
  • Veterans who are younger, if they:
    • Have a co-morbidity.
    • Are experiencing homelessness.
    • Live in group home.
    • Are on renal dialysis.
    • Use a wheelchair.
To schedule an appointment at the Washington, D.C., VA Medical Center, call 202-745-4342. To make an appointment at the Martinsburg Medical Center, call 800-817-3801 or 304-263-0811.