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Most VA services continue uninterrupted in Northern California fire zones

The operating status of VA facilities remains fluid at this time as services and closures can change throughout the day.


A POW twice: VA physical therapist discovers remarkable connection

When he introduced himself to a patient, the Veteran gave him a closer look and asked if they had ever met: “I know you from somewhere.”


ASPIRE Center helps Veterans get their life back

Here’s one Veteran’s story about finding a “good place to be” thanks to VA’s Aspire Center in San Diego, a 40-bed facility aimed at promoting …


American Heart Association selects VA employee as one of its national spokespersons

The American Heart Association recently selected Beverly Buchanan of VA’s William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia, South Carolina, as …


VA, DoD, HHS evacuate Hurricane Maria medical patients

Approximately 35 medical patients from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands have arrived in Shreveport, Louisiana, via a dozen military aircraft or …


Korean War Veteran continues proudly serving Veterans

The overhead lights reflect a metallic shine off the top of Dr. Kuang S. Kim's silver mane as he briskly walks down the hall to the Surgery/Anesthesia …


VA police dog to help Veterans conquer addiction

“Bruno can pick up scents or hear the missing patient faster than people. If someone were seen running into heavy shrubbery or wooded areas, VA police …


Through hurricanes, VA continues efforts to care for Veterans

During the height of emergency operations, VA staff deemed essential spent several days “living” at the VA medical centers in order to provide seamless …


VA provides comprehensive care for women Veterans

The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center and clinics in Michigan and Wisconsin cared for over 1,100 women Veterans in 2016, providing a full continuum of …


VA reaches out to Veterans affected by Hurricane Maria

While Hurricane Maria recovery efforts are underway, VA staff is ensuring that Veterans are receiving the care they need.


VA dietitian offers 10 tips to maximize a power lunch while saving time and money

Looking to save time, money, and calories during your lunch break? Here are 10 easy ways to power up your lunch.


VA Butler is on the move with the help of secure messaging

As part of the new VA Butler Health Care Center’s Communication Plan, the Primary Care PACT Teams created distribution groups in Secure Messaging to …