COVID-19 Vaccine Availability
COVID-19 vaccine candidates are being offered through an Emergency Use Authorization by the Food and Drug Administration
. The vaccine is being administered in phases to DoD uniformed service members, both the active and Selected Reserve components, including members of the National Guard; dependents; retirees; civilian employees, and selected DoD contract personnel as authorized in accordance with DoD regulation.
The vaccine is being offered on a voluntary basis, but priority populations are highly encouraged to get it. Getting the COVID-19 vaccine protects yourself, your family, your community and our nation.
To learn more about the phased plan and DoD priorities, visit: www.health.mil/COVIDVaccine
COVID-19 Vaccine Update
All TRICARE beneficiaries ages 12 years and older are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. The 55th Medical Group is currently offering the Pfizer-BioNTech
Beginning Monday, August 2, 2021 COVID-19 vaccines will be available at the clinic on a walk-in basis,
Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. No appointment is needed to receive the initial dose at the Immunizations Clinic. To ensure timely follow-up for the second dose, the clinic will schedule patients for their second vaccine.
To reschedule a second dose appointment or to contact the clinic for COVID-19 vaccine questions, please contact Allergy and Immunizations Clinic staff at 402-294-9448.
The Sarpy/Cass County Health Department
and Douglas County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine
sites have information on community clinic locations offering vaccines.
COVID Vaccines are available at no cost at many retail pharmacies through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program for COVID-19 Vaccination
. Visit https://www.vaccines.gov/search
to locate participating pharmacies and schedule vaccine appointments.