VA Black Hills offers walk in COVID-19 vaccine clinic at Fort Meade

Monument Vaccine Update

STURGIS, S.D. – The VA Black Hills Health Care System is hosting a Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic.

The event takes place on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Fort Meade Campus. All enrolled Veterans, regardless of age or priority group, may receive the vaccine at this clinic. Vaccines will be available on a first come, first serve basis and Veterans will be required to stay for a 15-minute observation period after the vaccination.

The vaccine being administered is the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine. Information about the Moderna vaccine can be found at www.cdc.gov.

Veterans must be enrolled and eligible for health care to receive the vaccine. If you are a Veteran interested in enrolling in VA healthcare, please visit www.va.gov or call 877-222-VETS.

For more information please contact Teresa Forbes, Public Affairs Officer at 605-720-7451 or email at teresa.forbes@va.gov

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