VA NY Harbor Healthcare System
VA is providing the Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccines, as authorized by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Supply varies by facility. Get more information about COVID-19 vaccines at VA.
We are working to vaccinate as many eligible individuals as quickly as possible.
Easier access to vaccines and more people eligible
VA is adding walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations at all VA facilities and outpatient clinics that offer COVID-19 vaccines. Please check hours for vaccination clinics.
Congress has passed a law which allows us to offer COVID-19 vaccines to the following groups who are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine:
- Spouse of a Veteran
- Caregivers of a Veteran
- Recipients of Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) benefits
If you don't receive care at VA, we encourage you to pre-register online at least one hour before you go, to save time when you arrive. While at VA you will need to wear a face mask, and physical distancing measures will be in place. For more about vaccinations at VA, visit: www.va.gov/covidvaccine.
Note: Your employer, pharmacy, or local public health officials may offer you a COVID-19 vaccine. We encourage you to take the first opportunity you have to get a vaccine at the most convenient location for you.Eligible Veterans may also call 1-877-877-9267 to schedule an appointment at the following locations:
- Manhattan VA Medical Center
- Brooklyn VA Medical Center
- St. Albans Community Living Center
- Staten Island Community VA Clinic
COVID-19 Vaccine Update 13 April 2021:
This morning, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) called for a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after reports of six U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood
Out of an abundance of caution, VA will pause the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine until additional information is provided by the FDA and CDC on the safety of this COVID-19
- Richard A. Stone, M.D.
- VA NY Harbor Healthcare System
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