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All veterans, their spouses and caregivers, are eligible to get COVID-19 vaccinations at Lovell FHCC under the SAVE LIVES Act, including those not receiving care through the VA. More Details


COVID-19 vaccines: All Veterans, spouses and caregivers can get a COVID-19 vaccine at VA by appointment or walk-in clinic. Visit our vaccine information page.

For VA-specific information: Read our coronavirus FAQs and public health response, or use our coronavirus chatbot.

Prepare for a visit: Everyone entering our facilities is screened, and visitors are limited. Face coverings are mandatory. For some needs, you may be able to get care at home by phone or video.

For the latest coronavirus information: Visit the CDC website.

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COVID-19 Vaccinations Continue

COVID-19 Vaccination Update: Lovell FHCC continues to provide the vaccine to veterans, their spouses and caregivers under the SAVE LIVES Act, and to our VA and Dept. of Defense patients. For details about active duty military vaccines, go to the "Learn More" link below and scroll down to the bottom of the page. 

All veterans, their spouses and caregivers, 18 and older, can walk-in for vaccinations between 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-2:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Wednesdays, to the Immunizations Clinic.

Pediatric patients may walk-in, with a parent or guardian, Thursdays between 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. to the Immunizations Clinic. This includes TRICARE beneficiaries AND children of veterans now eligible under the SAVE LIVES Act.

Appointments are available for pediatric patients, ages 12-17, 8 a.m. to noon, on these Saturdays: Oct. 9, Oct. 30, Nov. 20 and Dec. 11.

Vaccinations are done at our main North Chicago hospital in the Immunizations Clinic. Park in the old parking garage and come in the main entrance to Bldg. 133EF, the Ambulatory Care Clinic. Call 224-610-3899 to make an appointment. Pediatric patients must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Please note, all those who are not registered patients of Lovell FHCC  will be required to register before they get vaccinated, which will add some time unless they pre-register.

Link below for information about registration. Also find information about third doses and booster shots at this link below. Learn more »

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