Covid-19 Vaccines for Veterans | San Juan & Outpatient Clinics - VA Caribbean Healthcare System
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Covid-19 Vaccines for Veterans | San Juan & Outpatient Clinics

January 20, 2021

VA Caribbean Healthcare System (VACHS) offering COVID-19 Vaccine at San Juan VA Medical Center and select VA Clinics.

SAN JUAN, PR — The San Juan VA is offering COVID-19 vaccinations to Veterans receiving care at VA and who are 65 years or older. There is no cost to receive the vaccine.  Vaccinations are by appointment only!

The VA Caribbean Health Care System will be offering vaccinations, by appointment only, at the following locations beginning Wednesday, January 20 through Friday, January 22:

Ponce Outpatient Clinic                  8:00 am – 1:30 pm

Mayaguez Outpatient Clinic           8:00 am – 1:30 pm

San Juan VA Medical Center        10:00 am – 3:00 pm


Veterans must be available to receive their second dose in 28 days and are encouraged to arrive within 30 minutes of their appointment.

Patients interested in receiving the vaccine, at a later date, should contact their health care provider or call to make an appointment at 787-641-4591 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

As additional vaccine supply is received, we will notify additional Veterans’ groups.  

Even after receiving COVID-19 vaccination, employees and Veterans should continue masking, physical distancing and washing hands often.

Veterans can get up-to-date information on VA’s VA COVID-19 vaccine webpage, and sign up to receive regular vaccine updates on the on the VA’s Stay Informed page.  

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