VA Health

Veterans find fun, therapy on Santa Fe ski slopes

New Mexico Veterans had fun in the snow recently as they attended this year’s winter program with New Mexico VA Health Care System and the New Mexico …


On a scale of 1-10, this Veteran gives My HealtheVet a 15

Radio station chief engineer and Christmas Santa Claus, Air Force Veteran Robert Glass uses the great benefits of My HealtheVet every day, managing …


VA diagnoses 4,000 cases of colon cancer each year

Annual deaths from colon cancer exceed the total number of American combat deaths during the entire Vietnam War. It’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, …


South Texas VA designated as a Pathway to Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

The Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Affairs Hospital in San Antonio, Texas has achieved designation as a Pathway to Excellence® organization by the …


VA North Texas processes 225,000 prescriptions per month

Sterling Fowler has been coming to VA for his healthcare since 1991 and he knows his way around the bustling VA North Texas’ Dallas campus from the many …


New Mobile, Alabama VA outpatient clinic set to open

A ribbon cutting ceremony for Mobile’s new VA outpatient medical clinic was held on Monday, March 18.  Hundreds of Veterans and their family members …


VA MISSION Act: What is the latest on community care?

The VA MISSION Act of 2018 makes dramatic improvements to Veteran community care.


Army Veteran’s history of Military Sexual Trauma

Army Veteran shares the graphic details of her life dealing with sexual trauma…so others will see how VA’s treatment programs “made her life …


It’s time to ‘Spring Clean’ your pantry

While you are Spring cleaning the rest of your house, take a look in your pantry to see if you have items that should be thrown out or stocked up.


VA on path to cure 100,000 Veterans of hepatitis C

As of March 3, nearly 116,000 Veterans started all-oral hepatitis C medications in VA, of which 96,654 Veterans completed treatment and have been cured.


VA and DoD announce call for abstracts for joint suicide prevention conference

The health and well-being of our nation’s service members and Veterans is a top priority for VA and the U.S. Department of Defense which is why we have …


Nevada VA launches Tele-ICU partnership

VA takes a giant step in Veteran health care with Tele-ICU which provides critically ill Vets access to specially trained experts across the …