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VA Central Iowa Health Care System

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Welcome to the VA Central Iowa Health Care System

Welcome

Honoring America’s Veterans with quality health care services, part of the largest integrated health care ...

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JumpStart Coaches

VACIHCS Promotes Best Practice

VACIHCS helps new employees JumpStart into their VA Careers!

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Writer-Editor Rebekah E. Rickner interviews Veteran Richard Brye

Honoring the Voices and Experiences of Veterans

My Life, My Story a unique VA project where Veterans tell their story

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2017 Veterans Creative Arts Competition

2017 Veterans Creative Arts Competition

Any veteran can enter this national competition in the creative arts. Artwork, crafts, photography, music, poems, writing, drama, singing, dance---anything that is creative can be entered. (There are TONS of categories!!!) 

Click on the link for information on how to enter.  Your live or display art will be proudly shared at the VA Des Moines Campus late February and early March. Learn more »

Local Features

Inside Veterans Health

Writer-Editor Rebekah E. Rickner interviews Veteran Richard Brye

My Life My Story

My Life, My Story. A unique VA project that lets Veterans tell their VA care team about their life and careers, who they are as a person and then have their story added to their VA medical record. Full Story

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VA Central Iowa Health Care System

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