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On March 24, 2021 President Biden signed the SAVES LIVES Act into law, expanding VA's legal authority to provide COVID-19 vaccines to all Veterans, regardless of their VA health care enrollment status, as well as Veteran spouses, caregivers and some beneficiaries. The expanded authority depends on readily available COVID-19 vaccine supply and requires VA to continue to prioritize vaccinations and healthcare delivery for our nation’s Veterans enrolled in VA care.
Populations:Aging/Older Adults; Caregivers; Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities; Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness; Veterans (as VD-HCBS)
U.S Department of Veterans Affairs
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/72475