Nellis Declares Public Health Emergency

Ony Certain Personnel Will Be Allowed On Base

Mitch Kelly
April 06, 2020 - 6:07 am

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - Nellis Air Force Base has declared a Public Health Enmergency is reaction to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Beginning Monday, access to the base will be limited to mission essential personnel and those who reside on the installation. Retirees will continue to be able to access the Satellite Pharmacy through Friday, April 10.

Starting April 11, only essential personnel and residents of the base will be granted access to the installation. The Mike O’Callaghan Military Medical Center will remain open for emergencies and require appointments for all beneficiaries, including retirees. 

The Commissary and Base Exchange will remain open for essential mission personnel and their dependents only.